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Coin of Stratonicea with busts of Plautilla and Caracalla

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Obverse: Draped bust of Plautilla at left facing laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla at right. (obverse apparently triple struck) (inscription illegible) Reverse: Zeus Panamaros, scepter in left hand, on horseback to right. Flaming altar at right. Inscription in Greek. (see media...

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By 1986: with Dennis P. Devine, 24 Meroke Lane, Rocky Point, New York 11778; purchased by MFA from Dennis P. Devine, June 25, 1986

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 202–211


Stratonicea, Asia: Caria


Diameter: 36.5 mm. Weight: 15.87 gm. Die Axis: 12

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The Ancient World


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