Coin of Bagis (Caesarea Bagis) with head of Domitian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 81–96


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Bagis (Caesarea Bagis)

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 5.91 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1264

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Domitian to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Demeter stands left holding ears of corn in right hand and resting left on sceptre.
Inscription in Greek.

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