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Coin of Tiberiopolis with bust of Gordian III, struck under Aur. Ponticus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Artemis standing, head left, quiver on shoulder, holds lighted torch in right hand, bow in left. At left, stag to left. At right, cult statue of Artemis, holding lighted torch in left hand....

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By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 238–244


Tiberiopolis, Asia: Phrygia


Diameter: 36 mm. Weight: 17.33 gm. Die Axis: 7

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The Ancient World


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