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Coin of Prusa-ad-Olympum with bust of Trebonianus Gallus

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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Poseidon stands right, left foot on prow, holding dolphin on left hand, trident in right. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, March 8, 1967

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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 251–254


Prusa-ad-Olympum, Bithynia


Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 4.10 gm. Die Axis: 7

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The Ancient World


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