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Coin of Perga with bust of Salonina

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Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Salonina to right. Crescent behind. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Mars stands right between two standards, each topped by an eagle. He holds spear in right hand, shield in left. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By 1966: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 1, 1966

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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


Perga, Pamphylia


Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 15.90 gm. Die Axis: 1

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The Ancient World


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