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Coin of Lycian League with bust of Augustus

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Obverse: Bust of Augustus to right. Inscription in Greek in field. Reverse: Within wreath, lyre. Inscription in Greek in field. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By date unknown: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 11 Adelphi Terrace, London WC2N 6BJ, England; January 12, 1972: purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, 27–23 B.C.

Mint

Tlos (Lycian League), Lycia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 25.03 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1972.13

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins