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Object Number:31-50-361
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Imperial Roman
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN 249, Loculus at W., Class G
Manufacture Location: Antioch (Syria or Turkey?)
Maker: Claudius II
Locus: C.N. 249, Loculus at W.
Period: Imperial Roman Period
Date Made: 268-270 AD
Early Date: 268
Late Date: 270
Section:Near Eastern
Iconography:Claudius II
Inscription Language:Latin Language
Outside Diameter:2.1 cm
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1931
Other Number:30-9-101A - Field No SF


Newell: Roman Imperial

“Antioch, Claudius II, 268-270 AD

Obverse: I..C.CL...IVS...Radiate, draped bust r.

Reverse: IVNO REGINA. Draped figure of June standing l. holds patera in outstretched r. and rests l. upon scepter. In the exergue, B."


[Article] Witschonke, Richard, and Newell, Edward T. 2008. "Coins from the Excavations at Beisan (Nysa-Scythopolis, Tel Beth Shean): 1929-1935". American Journal of Numismatics. Vol. AJN Second Series 20. pg. 1-52 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 5/Plate 1, no. 7View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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