Coin of Laodicea with bust of Domitian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 84–85


Mint: Syria, Laodicea

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 10.94 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.105

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Domitian to left.
Inscriptions in Greek around and below chin.
Reverse: Draped bust of Tyche right, wearing veil and turreted headdress.
Inscription in Greek around and in fields.

Provenance

By 1963: with B. H. Kazandjian, 58 Langdon Avenue, Watertown, Mass.; purchased by MFA from B. H. Kazandjian, February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour