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Coin of Claudiopolis with bust of Salonina

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Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Salonina to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Zeus seated to left, with phiale (patera) and sceptre-staff. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By date unknown: Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia, Pa., Bulletin 8, no. 34; date unknown: purchased from Hesperia Art by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, April 8, 1964

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

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 260–267


Claudiopolis, Bithynia


Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 7.25 gm. Die Axis: 7

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The Ancient World


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