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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. Globe below. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Tyche wearing kalathos and long chiton stands to left with rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 64); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 251–254

Mint

Perga, Pamphylia

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 7.14 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.846

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins