Coin of Derbe with bust of Lucius Verus
Mint: Lycaonia, Derbe
Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 10.99 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Laureate bust of Lucius Verus to left.
In field left and right: Greek letter. Inscription in Greek around.
Reverse: Herakles standing towards right holds club in right hand and apples of Hesperides in left. Lion’s skin over left arm.
Inscription in Greek.
By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 147); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour