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Coin of Silandus with bust of Senate, struck under Aelianus

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Obverse: Draped, laureate bust of Senate to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Cult effigy of Lydian Kore to front. At left, stalk of corn and at right, poppy. Inscription in Greek. Struck at the time of Commodus to Severus Alexander.


By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 180–225


Silandus, Asia: Lydia


Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 13.48 gm. Die Axis: 12

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The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins