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Coin of Perga with bust of Salonina

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Obverse: Draped bust of Salonina to right, wearing stephane. Crescent behind shoulders. At right: I Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Harpocrates standing, head left, holding corucopia in left hand. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 253–268

Mint

Perga, Pamphylia

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 18.68 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1156

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins