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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)

Provenance

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

Mint

Olba, Cilicia

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1998.52

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins