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Coin of Aspendus with bust of Salonina

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Obverse: Draped bust of Salonina, wearing stephane, to right. In front: I. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Sarapis, wearing kalathos, standing front, head to left, holds scepter in left hand, right hand raised. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 42); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 254–268

Mint

Aspendus, Pamphylia

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 13.89 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

63.827

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins