Sulla’s Hercules

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So I’ve never been really that in love with the Melqart explanation of this obverse.

Lenaghan L. H. – Hercules-Melqart on a coin of Faustus Sulla. ANSMusN 1964 XI : 131-149.

I’m more interested in how the FEELIX is juxtaposed with this Hercules.  I want to follow up on Sulla’s devotion to Hercules.  Here’s Keaveney in the 2005 edition of his book (orig. 1982):


And a link to that last citation.

Santangelo will have something smart to say on this as well I’m sure… I’ll follower up later.

[CRRO 426/2 entry]

(source ; academic online citations of same)
(search engine, but note Clusium inscription missing!)

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