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Coin of Koinon of Thessaly with head of Augustus (?), struck under Megalocles Arist[...]

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Obverse: Laureate head of Augustus to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Athena Itonia to right, with spear and shield. Monogram at right. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for monogram and Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman Provincial, Early Imperial Period, 27 B.C.–A.D. 14

Mint

Achaea: Thessaly

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 11.88 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

66.921

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins