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Coin of Nicaea with bust of Domitian

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Domitian to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Eirene standing left, cornucopiae on left arm, branch (?) in right hand. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for 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, March 8, 1967

Credit Line

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

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 81–96

Mint

Nicaea, Bithynia

Dimensions

Diameter: 34.5 mm. Weight: 22.98 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

67.325

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins