Coin of Cydonia with bust of Domitian, struck under Neocydus Tharsa

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 81–96


Mint: Crete, Cydonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 17.78 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.2161

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Domitian to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus seated left, two sheaves of wheat in right hand, sceptre in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: with Euripides S. Sepheriades; purchased by MFA from Euripides S. Sepheriades, December 9, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour