Coin of Koinon of Cyprus with bust of Vespasian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 75–76


Mint: Cyprus

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 9.40 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

67.901

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Vespasian to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus standing front, holding patera in right hand, scepter in left. Eagle perched on left arm.
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, September 13, 1967

Credit Line

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