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Coin of Seleucia Sidera with bust of Claudius II Gothicus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Claudius II to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Herakles, standing, leaning on club in right hand, looks to left. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 9, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 1,221.00 (this is the total cost for 62.364–62.462)

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 268–270


Seleucia Sidera, Pisidia


Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 17.96 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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