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Coin of Sagalassus with bust of Philip II

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip II to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Helmeted warrior (Lacedaemon?) stands front, head to left, holding spear in left hand, Nike, with wreath, standing on globe in right. Inscription in Greek.


By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 130 [photo numbered 132]); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 244–249


Sagalassus, Pisidia


Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 13.95 gm. Die Axis: 12

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The Ancient World


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