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Coin of Tityassus with bust of Plautilla

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Obverse: Draped bust of Plautilla to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Tetrastyle temple, with pellet between central columns. In pediment, coiled snake (?). Inscription in Greek around. (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. 211–217

Mint

Tityassus, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 5.50 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1260

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins