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Coin Depicting a Stalk of Grain

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

Procurator M. Ambibulus (reign of Augustus)
9-10 or 10-11 CE

Artist:

Roman; Palestine

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin depicts a stalk of grain while the back (reverse) shows a palm tree.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Judean

Title

Coin Depicting a Stalk of Grain

Origin

Israel

Date

Struck 9 CE–11 CE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: KA Reverse: L N

Dimensions

Diam. 1.7 cm; 1.73 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1397

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