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Coin of Apollonia Salbace with bust of Lucius Verus, struck under Callippus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Lucius Verus to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Tetrastyle temple with arcuated pediment. Between the columns, Artemis, Zeus (Carian), and Athena (?). Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue. (see media screen for Greek...

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By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 18, 1963

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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 161–169


Apollonia Salbace, Asia: Caria


Diameter: 42.5 mm. Weight: 27.13 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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