Cypriote coinage under Roman rule (30 BC – 3rd century AD)

Amandry, Michel

In 30 BC, after the death of Cleopatra and Marc Antony, Cyprus fell under the direct control of Octavian. But in 22 BC, Augustus ceded the island to the Senate to be governed by proconsuls of praetorian status ... 

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Section: Numismatics
Published: June 7, 2015