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Coin of Bizya with bust of Geta

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Geta to right. Legend in Greek. Reverse: Banquet scene. Horse at right. Servant and tree at left. Shield in field above. Legend in Greek.


By October 2000: with Dr. Busso Peus Nachf. Münzhandlung, Bornwiesenweg 34, 60322 Frankfurt am Main, Germany (auction 366, October 25, 2000, lot 386); purchased by Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., 1102 Millersville Pike, Lancaster, PA 17603 on behalf of MFA; purchased by MFA from Classical Numismatic Group Inc., December 13, 2000

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 209–212


Bizya, Thrace


Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 9.52 gm. Die Axis: 8

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The Ancient World


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