Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Figure 30

© Classical Numismatic Group, Inc. (CNG).
Photograph courtesy of
Tetradrachm coin mined in Ephesus (ca. 25–20 BC).

Obv.: Head of Augustus (r. 27 BC–14 AD). VSTVS

Rev.: The altar of Artemis (Diana) with two deer, animals sacred to Ephesus, facing each other (RPC 1:2215).

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