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Coin of Apameia with turreted head of Artemis, struck under Attalos and Bianoros

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Obverse: Turreted head of Artemis to right, with bow and quiver behind her shoulder. Reverse: Marsyas advancing to right, playing double flute. Cloak flying behind. Maeander below. Inscriptions in Greek at right and left.


By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 8); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Late Hellenistic Period, 57–53 B.C.


Apameia, Phrygia


Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 5.91 gm. Die Axis: 1

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The Ancient World


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