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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1981.74.36
Title
Coin of Sardis
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
189-133 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Asia, Sardis (Lydia)
Period
Hellenistic period
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/182994
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
3.98 g
Die Axis
6
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: SARDI ANWN
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
SNG von Aul. 3125; BMC p. 238 no. 10ff
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of H. Bartlett Wells, Class of 1929
Accession Year
1981
Object Number
1981.74.36
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Head of Apollo r., laurate.
Rev.: Club and inscription within laurel wreath.

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