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Coin of Side with bust of Orbiana

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Obverse: Draped bust of Orbiana right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Tyche seated on rocks to left holds branch in right hand. River god swims at feet to left. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions; please note there are four letters in the obverse inscription that...

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By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection (SNG, von Aulock, no. 4825); purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 222–235


Side, Pamphylia


Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 15.63 gm. Die Axis: 6

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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