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Coin of Sala with bust of Demos

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Demos of Sala to right. Legend in Greek. Reverse: Tyche standing, head to her right, rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left. Legend in Greek.

Provenance

By 1992: with Leu Numismatik AG, In Gassen 20, Zurich, Switzerland (auction 54, April 28, 1992, lot 256); by October 2000: with Dr. Busso Peus Nachf. Münzhandlung, Bornwiesenweg 34, 60322 Frankfurt am Main, Germany (auction 366,October 25, 2000, lot 729); purchased by Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., 1102 Millersville Pike, Lancaster, PA 17603 on behalf of MFA; purchased by MFA from Classical Numismatic Group Inc., December 13, 2000

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 161–180

Mint

Sala, Lydia

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 26.64 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

2000.986

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins