Reverse: Temple of Jupiter, with cult figures of Juno, Jupiter, and Minerva

Obverse: Laureate head of Domitian

Collection: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Context: Ephesus (?)
Material: Silver
Denomination: Tetradrachm
Issuing Authority: Domitian
Actual Weight: 10.29 g.
Date: exact 82 AD
Dimensions: 26 mm.
Region: Asia
Period: Flavian


Obverse Type: The facade of the Temple of Jupiter Capitolinus, above a flight of three steps. Inside appears the seated cult statue of Jupiter, with a scepter, facing, between the cult statues of Juno and Minerva.

Donor: In memory of Zoƫ Wilbour

Commentary: Imperial cistophoric tetradrachm

Sources Used: BMCRE II, 351, no. 251