Tessera of Ephesus with kneeling stag

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
1st century A.D.


Mint: Asia: Ionia, Ephesus

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 6.21 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.520

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tokens and contorniates

Obverse: Stag kneels left, head to right.
Inscription in Greek, above and below.
Reverse. Bee.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; May 12, 1965: purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour