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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.21.65
Title
Coin of Apollonia
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
38-14 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Apollonia (Illyria)
Period
Hellenistic period, Late, to Early Roman Imperial
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/174867
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
7.23 g
Die Axis
11
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: AΠOΛΛΩ NIATAN
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
BMC 60; SNG Cop. 409; Apollonia 94-97
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of H. Bartlett Wells, Class of 1929
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.21.65
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Head of Apollo l, laureate.
Rev.: Obelisk surrounded by laurel wreath.

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