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Coin of Soli-Pompeiopolis with bust of Gordian III

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Obverse: Radiate, cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Inscription in Greek around and in fields. Reverse: Apollo standing left with branch in hand, quiver over shoulder. Inscription in Greek around and in fields. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions) The inscription in the field on...

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Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, April 8, 1964

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 240–241

Mint

Soli-Pompeiopolis, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 15.33 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.563

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins