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Hemidrachm of Caesarea with head of Titus

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Obverse: Laureate head of Titus to right. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscription) Reverse: Nike, holding wreath in right hand and palm in left, advances right.

Provenance

By 1964: with Berdj H. Kazandjian, 58 Langdon Avenue, Watertown, Mass.; purchased by MFA from Berdj H. Kazandjian, April 8, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 79–81

Mint

Caesarea, Cappadocia

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 1.42 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

64.502

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins