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Coin of Thessalonica with bust of Eleutheria, struck under Marc Antony and Octavian

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Obverse: Draped bust of Eleutheria, right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Nike floating to left, with wreath and palm. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., October 17, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Late Hellenistic Period, 37 B.C.

Mint

Thessalonica, Macedonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 22.85 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1500

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins