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Coin of Perga with bust of Trebonianus Gallus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: At left Artemis stands to right, stag beside her, extending right hand with phiale to Tyche seated left. Tyche holds cornucopia in left hand and reaches toward phiale with right....

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Provenance

By 1966: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Special Bulletin, no. 40); October 4, 1966: purchased from Hesperia Art for MFA by Mary B. Comstock; gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA, October 11, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 251–253

Mint

Perga, Pamphylia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 17.44 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

66.848

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins