Cistophorus with head of Domitian
about A.D. 82
Mint: Asia: Ionia, Ephesus (?)
Roman Medallions (MFA, 1962, 1975), no. 014.
Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 10.29 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Domitian, laureate, right.
IMPCAESDOMITIANAVGPMCOSVIII (right to left)
Reverse: Temple of Jupiter Capitolinus on podium of three steps; inside, Jupiter seated in the center, between Juno and Minerva.
CA PIT (in field) RESTIT (in exergue)
By date unknown: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen auction 17, December 2-4, 1957, lot 425); purchased by MFA at the Münzen und Medaillen auction for
$ 1751.29 (this is the total price of 58.2-58.10); accessioned January 9, 1958
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour