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Coin of Magydus with bust of Trajan

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Trajan to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Athena stands left, spear in left hand and Nike holding wreath on right hand. Shield at feet beside spear. Inscription in Greek in right field and in left. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 98–117


Magydus, Pamphylia


Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 4.62 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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