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Coin of Arnea with bust of Gordian III

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Pan standing with right hand raised, in left, lagobolon (?). Inscription in Greek. Two holes for attachment at positions 3 and 9.

Provenance

By 1976: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 24, 1999

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Arnea, Lycia

Dimensions

Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 22.53 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1999.27

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins