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Coin of Termessus with bust of Zeus

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Zeus right. Below: Greek letter theta. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: At left, Athena standing, helmeted, head to left, holding spear in raised left hand, right extended. Shield at her feet to left. At right, trophy. Between: Greek letter theta. Inscription...

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1910: purchased at Istánoz by Arthur M. Woodward; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale 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. 238–268


Termessus, Pisidia


Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 14.14 gm. Die Axis: 11

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The Ancient World


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