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Coin of Koinon of Cyprus with bust of Trajan

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trajan to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Zeus Salaminios standing front, phiale in right hand, scepter in left on which an eagle perches. Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By 1985: with Frank Sternberg, Bahnhofstrasse 84, CH-8001 Zurich, Switzerland (Sternberg auction 15, Hotel Bellerive au Lac, Zurich, April 11-12, 1985, lot 385); bid on behalf of MFA at the Sternberg auction by Dennis P. Devine; purchased by MFA from Frank Sternberg and Dennis P. Devine, May 22, 1985

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 112–117




Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 27.52 gm. Die Axis: 6

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