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Coin of Cyzicus with bust of Marcus Aurelius, struck under Aur. Priscianus

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[inscription] Obverse: Draped, cuirassed bust of Marcus Aurelius to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Cybele seated left in biga drawn by lions. She holds a short staff in her right hand. Inscriptions in Greek around, in field, and in exergue. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By 1973: with A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd., 11 Adelphi Terrace, London WC2N 6BJ, England; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd., December 12, 1973

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 161–180


Cyzicus, Asia: Mysia


Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 27.80 gm. Die Axis: 1

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The Ancient World


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