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Coin of Laodikeia with head of Zeus (?)

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Obverse: Bearded, filleted head (of Zeus?) to right. Reverse: Filleted cornucopia, on the bend of which an eagle stands with wings open and head to the right. Monogram below. Inscription in Greek.


By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 19); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Late Hellenistic Period, mid- to late 1st century B.C.


Laodikeia, Phrygia


Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 6.22 gm. Die Axis: 12

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The Ancient World


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