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Coin of Perga with bust of Saloninus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, bust of Saloninus to right. Below, eagle with wings spread. In front: I. Inscription in Greek. Revedrse: Three-legged chest with folding doors ornamented with dots. On it three purses. Inscription in Greek.


By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 58); 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. 258–260


Perga, Pamphylia


Diameter: 32.5 mm. Weight: 15.20 gm. Die Axis: 11

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The Ancient World


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