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Coin of Perga in alliance with Delphi with bust of Valerian I

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Valerian I to right. At right: I. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Artemis of Perga standing to right; Apollo (or Pythian priestess ?) standing to left. Inscriptions in Greek in the field at right, in the center, above, and around. (see media screen...

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By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 73); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 253–260


Perga and Delphi (Alliance), Pamphylia and Achaea


Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 15.91 gm. Die Axis: 11

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The Ancient World


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