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Coin of uncertain Syrian (?) mint with head of Octavian (?)

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Obverse: Bare head of Octavian (?) to right. Reverse: Fiscus, sella quaestoria, and hasta. Below: Q.

Provenance

By 1966: with Dr. Leo Mildenberg, Bank Leu & Co. AG, Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; gift of Dr. Leo Mildenberg to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Leo Mildenberg

Roman Provincial, Late Republican Period, about 30 B.C.

Mint

Uncertain, Syria (?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 17.92 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

66.906

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins