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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1986.382.154
People
Mithradates VI Eupator, Greek (r. 120-63 BCE)
Title
Coin of Mithradates VI Eupator
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
120 BCE-63 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Cimmerian Bosporus
Period
Hellenistic period, Late
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/102339
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
16.43 g
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
SNGPushkin 1343ff.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of H. Bartlett Wells, Class of 1929
Accession Year
1986
Object Number
1986.382.154
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Dionysus r., wearing ivy wreath.
Reverse: Bow in case; to l., unclear symbol.

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