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Coin of Laodicea with bust of Domitian

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Domitian to left. Inscriptions in Greek around and below chin. Reverse: Draped bust of Tyche right, wearing veil and turreted headdress. Inscription in Greek around and in fields. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1963: with B. H. Kazandjian, 58 Langdon Avenue, Watertown, Mass.; purchased by MFA from B. H. Kazandjian, February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 84–85

Mint

Laodicea, Syria

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 10.94 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.105

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins