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Coin of Side with head of Domitian

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Obverse: Laureate head of Domitian to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Athena standing, shield in left hand, pomegranate in right. Snake in field at left. Inscription in Greek in left and right fields. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 83–96

Mint

Side, Pamphylia

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 2.75 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1221

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins