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Coin of Antioch with bust of Gordian III

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. IMPCAESMANTGORDIANVSAVG Reverse: At right, emperor stands, holding censer in left hand, patera above lighted altar in right. At left three standards, one topped by Nike and two by wreaths. CAES ANTIO CHCOL In ex. S.R


By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., May 12, 1965

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 238–244


Antioch, Pisidia


Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 24.58 gm. Die Axis: 7

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The Ancient World


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