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Coin of Acmonea with bust of Nero, struck under L. Servenius Capito and Iulia Severa

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O/. Draped, cuirassed bust right. [inscription]. R/. Zeus, seated on throne to left, holds sceptre in left hand, patera in right above owl. Crescent in field left. [inscription]. In field right: [inscription]. [Die axis: 12 o'clock].


By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, about A.D. 55


Acmonea, Asia: Phrygia


Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 5.12 gm. Die Axis: 12

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