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Coin of Iulia Ipsus with bust of Aemilian, struck under Philotimus

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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Aemilianus to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Half-draped Zeus seated to left, holding patera and sceptre. Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 18, 1963

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

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 253


Iulia Ipsus, Asia: Phrygia


Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 16.03 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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