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Coin of Olba with bust of M. Antonius Polemo

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Obverse: Draped bust of M. Antonius Polemo to right. Inscription in Greek. Revese: Throne. At left, triskeles. Inscription in Greek. Year 11. (see media screen for inscriptions)


By 1998: with Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., P.O. Box 479, Lancaster, Pa. 17608, Auction 45, Mail Bid Sale, March 18, 1998, lot 881; purchased by MFA from Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., April 22, 1998

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark, by exchange

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 28–29


Olba, Cilicia


Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 13.45 gm. Die Axis: 1

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The Ancient World


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