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Tetradrachm of Antioch with bust of Herennius Etruscus

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Obverse: Draped and cuirassed bust of Herennius Etruscus to right. Below, five pellets. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Eagle, head left with wreath in beak, standing on palm brach. In exergue: SC Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By 1985: with Dennis P. Devine, 24 Meroke Lane, Rocky Point, New York 11778; purchased by MFA from Dennis P. Devine, September 24, 1985

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 251


Antioch, Syria


Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 12.30 gm. Die Axis: 1

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The Ancient World


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