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Coin of Koinon of Macedonia with head of deified Alexander the Great

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Obverse: Head of Alexander as Herakles in lionskin to right. Below, star. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Nike at left, holding small statue of a Kabeiros, facing toward seated Macedonia, who wears turreted crown and holds a spear. Beside Macedonia, a shield. Inscription in Greek around...

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By spring 1982: with Numismatic Fine Arts, Inc., 342 North Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, California 90212 (Numismatic Fine Arts, Inc., Publication 22, Spring 1982, no. 14); by December 1982: with Jeffrey Spier, P. O. Box 1082, Radio City Station, New York, N.Y. 10101; purchased by MFA from Jeffrey Spier, January 12, 1983

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 222–235




Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 12.95 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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