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Title: Tetradrachm
Date: 283-284
Object Name: coin
Classification: Roman
Culture(s):
Roman
Mint: Africa, Alexandria
Technique: struck
Medium: billon (BI)
Dimensions: Coin: 19 mm, 12 O'Clock, 7.83 g (3/4 in., 12 O'Clock, 0.28 oz.)
Subject/Image: Obverse: Male bust right emperor Numerian
Subject/Image: Reverse: Helmeted female figure seated left, goddess Athena Nikephoros, holding Nike
Inscription: Reverse: LB
Description: Bust Numerian right laureate and draped. Inscription around from lower left to lower right. Border of dots/ Athena wearing crested helmet, seated left on throne holding spear in left and Nike right, who carries a palm branch over her shoulder and offers a wreath, in outstretched right. Round shield under throne. L B in fields left and right. Border of dots
Accession Number: NG.1993.2.455