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Coin of Stratonicea with busts of Septimius Severus and Julia Domna, struck under Ti. Claudius Aristeas

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimus Severus to right, facing draped bust of Julia Domna to left. Countermarks: head of Gallienus (?) and inscription in Greek. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Cult-image of Ephesian Artemis facing, flanked by stags. Star and crescent left...

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By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXI, no. 252); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 20, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 193–211


Stratonicea, Asia: Caria


Diameter: 36.5 mm. Weight: 20.53 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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