Coin of Laodicea with head of Augustus, struck under Zeuxis
about 15 B.C.
Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Laodicea
Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 5.54 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Augustus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus Laodikeus stands left, eagle in right hand, sceptre in left.
Monogram at left and inscription in Greek around.
By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour