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Coin of Callatis with bust of Philip I

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Hades-Sarapis seated left, sceptre in left hand. At left, Cerberus. Inscriptions in Greek in exergue and around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By 1964: with Spink and Son, Ltd., 5-7 King Street, St. James's, London, S.W. 1; purchased by MFA from Spink and Son, Ltd, December 9, 1964

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 244–249


Callatis, Moesia


Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 11.98 gm. Die Axis: 1

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The Ancient World


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