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Coin of Kingdom of Thrace with head of Rhoemetalces I and small bust of Kotys IV

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Obverse: Filleted head of Rhoemetalces I right. At right, small bust of Kotys IV. Inscriptions in Greek around and on neck of Rhoemetalces I. Reverse: Laureate head of Augustus to right. At right, capricorn with globe between forepaws. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek...

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Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, 11 B.C.–A.D. 12

Mint

Thrace (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 5.28 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.959

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins