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Coin of Perga with bust of Salonina

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Obverse: Draped bust of Salonina to right, wearing stephane. In front: I Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Elpis, in long chiton and peplos, standing left, holds skirt in left hand, flower in right. Inscription in Greek.


By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 69); 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


Perga, Pamphylia


Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 14.33 gm. Die Axis: 11

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The Ancient World


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