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Coin of Tabae with bust of Demos

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Demos right. Border of dots. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Capricorn right. Border of dots. Inscription in Greek above and below. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 9, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 1,221.00 (this is the total cost for 62.364–62.462)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Tabae, Asia: Caria

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.83 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.386

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins