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Coin of Aspendus with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Asklepios standing front, head to left, himation draped from left shoulder over body, holds serpent-staff in right hand. Inscription in Greek.


By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 37); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 235–238


Aspendus, Pamphylia


Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 11.21 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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