Obverse: Laureate head of Vespasian

Reverse: Head (of Tyche of Ephesus ?) with turreted crown

Collection: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Context: Ephesus
Material: Silver
Denomination: Denarius
Issuing Authority: Vespasian
Actual Weight: 3.30 g.
Die Axis: 6
Date: exact 71 AD
Dimensions: 18.5 mm.
Region: Ionia
Period: Flavian


Obverse Type: Within a dotted circle, the draped bust of Tyche (of Ephesus ?), wearing a turreted crown, facing right

Donor: Theodora Wilbour Fund in Memory of Zoƫ Wilbour

Commentary: Imperial denarius

Sources Used: BMCRE II, no. 460, var. (IMP, not IMP where P is open at bottom)