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Coin of Perga with bust of Salonina

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Obverse: Draped bust of Salonina wearing stephane to right. Crescent behind. At right: I Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Triple Hekate, each wearing kalathos and long chiton. Figure in center holds snake in each hand. Outer figures hold uncertain objects. Inscription in Greek.


By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 67); 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. 254–268


Perga, Pamphylia


Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.10 gm. Die Axis: 12

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The Ancient World


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