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Coin of Cotiaeum in alliance with Ephesus with bust of Caracalla, struck under C. Iulius Quadratus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: At left statue of Ephesian Artemis and at right Homonoia stands holding cornucopia and wreath. In center Cybele of Cotiaeum enthroned with phiale in right hand, left arm on tympanum. Inscriptions in...

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By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 211–217


Cotiaeum and Ephesus (Alliance), Asia: Phrygia and Ionia


Diameter: 40 mm. Weight: 29.48 gm. Die Axis: 7

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The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins