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Coin of Selge with bust of Lucius Verus

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Obverse: Bust of Lucius Verus right. Inscription in Greek around (right-to-left). Reverse: Bow, with staghead at each end, and winged thunderbolt. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, October 10, 1962

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 161–169

Mint

Selge, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.93 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

62.1258

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins