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Coin of Perga with busts of Salonina and Gallienus

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Obverse: Draped bust of Salonina wearing stephane facing radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus at right. Between: I. Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue. Reverse: Prize crown containing palms, on table. Inscriptions in Greek on crown, on table, below table, and around.


By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 72); 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: 35.5 mm. Weight: 21.94 gm. Die Axis: 5

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The Ancient World


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