Coin of Anazarbus with bust of Lucius Verus
Mint: Cilicia, Anazarbus
Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 6.28 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Draped, cuirassed bust of Lucius Verus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Athena standing, head left, holds spear beside shield with left hand, and extends right hand over lighted altar. Nike bearing wreath stands on right hand.
Inscriptions in Greek in field left, right, and around.
See attached media
By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour