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Coin of Trapezus with bust of Julia Domna

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Mên on horseback to right. At left, tree. Altar at right. Inscriptions in Greek around and in field between legs. The latter is for year 131. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By 1972: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 13, 1972

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 195


Trapezus, Pontus


Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 30.45 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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