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Coin of Sagalassus with bust of Nerva

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Obverse: Laureate head of Nerva to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Dioskouroi confronted, each holding spear. Star above each. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 128); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 96–98

Mint

Sagalassus, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 5.29 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.903

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins