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Tetradrachm of Antioch (?) with head of Domitian

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Obverse: Head of Domitian, laureate, right; at lower right, symbol (?) (Inscription in Greek) Reverse: Eagle facing on thunderbolt, head right; wreath in beak; in right claw, palm branch. (Inscription in Greek) Date=Year 11 (A.D. 91/2)

Provenance

By 1960: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia, Pa.; October 13, 1960: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 355.00 (this is the total price for 60.1146-60.1150)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 91–92

Mint

Antioch (?), Syria

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 14.97 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

60.1150

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins