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Coin of Aezani with bust of Roma

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Obverse: Helmeted bust of Roma, right. Border of dots. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Poseidon standing right, left foot on prow, trident in raised right hand, dolphin in lowered left. Border of dots. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1962: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin 18, no. 188); March 14, 1962: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 78.50 (this is the total price for 62.224–62.248)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 260–267

Mint

Aezani, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 10.16 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.231

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins