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Coin of Maeonia with bust of Caracalla, struck under Heracleidus Zeuxis

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Cult statue of Lydian Kore at left, facing front. At right Zeus Lydios with eagle in right hand, sceptre in left, stands turned to left. Inscriptions in Greek between figures, in exergue, and around.


By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 211–217


Maeonia, Asia: Lydia


Diameter: 38.5 mm. Weight: 26.74 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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