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Coin of Side with bust of Trajan II Decius

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trajan Decius to right. Inscriptions in Greek around and in right field. Reverse: Apollo to right shooting at serpent, Pytho. At left, tripod. At right, cave at Delphi with two nymphs. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek...

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By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 249–251


Side, Pamphylia


Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 15.29 gm. Die Axis: 12

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The Ancient World


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