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

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 81–96


Mint: Crete, Cydonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 18.01 gm. Die Axis: 10

Accession Number

66.928

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Domitian to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus seated left, holding two sheaves of wheat and scepter.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III