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Coin of Hierapolis with bust of Apollo

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Obverse: Radiate, draped bust of Apollo Lairbenos right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Apollo Kitharoedos stands right. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1986: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., Suite 1104, 7910 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 (List 24, Summer, 1986, no. 98); purchased by MFA from Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., September 17, 1986

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, 3rd century A.D.

Mint

Hierapolis, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 10.35 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1986.352

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins