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Coin of Themisonium with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: In center, bearded Herakles with club in lowered right hand and lionskin on left arm. To left, Lykabas Sozon (?) radiate, holding horse. To right, Hermes with purse in right hand and caduceus in...

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By 1962: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin 18, no. 192); March 14, 1962: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 78.50 (this is the total price for 62.224–62.248)

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 235–238


Themisonium, Asia: Phrygia


Diameter: 37.5 mm. Weight: 26.30 gm. Die Axis: 12

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The Ancient World


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