Coin of Kingdom of Commagene with bust of Iotape, struck under Antiochus IV

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 38–72


Mint: Commagene (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 13.81 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1999.512

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed and draped bust of Iotape, wife of Antiochus IV, to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Scorpion in wreath.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1999: with Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., P.O. Box 479, Lancaster, Pa. 17608-0479 (Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., Mail Bid Sale 51, September 15, 1999, lot 976); purchased by MFA at Mail Bid Sale 51 and accessioned December 15, 1999

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour