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Coin of Prymnessus with bust of Salonina

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Obverse: Draped bust of Salonina to right, wearing stephane. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Dikaiosyne enthroned left, holds scales in right hand, two ears of corn and poppy in left. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 253–268

Mint

Prymnessus, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 11.49 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1146

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins