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Coin of Selge with bust of Trajan II Decius

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trajan Decius right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Tyche standing, looks left, holding cornucopia in left hand, steering oar in right. 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. 249–251

Mint

Selge, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 5.85 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.1257

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins