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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. In front: I Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Artemis (radiate?) stands front and looks to right, holding torch in right hand, bow in left. Inscription in Greek.


1910: purchased by Arthur M. Woodward at Elmali; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 254–258


Perga, Pamphylia


Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 17.49 gm. Die Axis: 1

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The Ancient World


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