Tetradrachm of Antioch (?) with head of Vespasian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 69–70


Mint: Syria, Antioch (?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 14.17 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

68.170

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Vespasian left, above eagle.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Laureate head of Titus right.
Inscription in Greek around and at right.

Provenance

By 1968: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, May 8, 1968

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.