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Coin of Soli-Pompeiopolis with bust of Trebonianus Gallus

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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. Inscriptions in Greek around and in field. Reverse: Apollo, laureate, quiver over left shoulder, holds laurel branch in right hand. Inscriptions in Greek in field and around.


By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (auction of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward auction by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 251–254


Soli-Pompeiopolis, Cilicia


Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 12.20 gm. Die Axis: 12

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The Ancient World


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