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Coin of Tavium with standing bull

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Obverse: Bull stands left. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Zeus of Travium seated facing, holding scepter in left hand, thunerbolt? in right. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, Mid–late 1st century A.D.

Mint

Tavium, Galatia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 12.92 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.548

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins