Coin of Amphipolis with head of Augustus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
27 B.C.–A.D. 14


Mint: Macedonia, Amphipolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 7.66 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

88.68

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Augustus, right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Artemis Tauropolos on bull.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation