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Coin of Sagalassus with bust of Gallienus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. In front, I. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Female figure, in long chiton, walks right with right hand on head and left holding bull by horn to right. Inscription in Greek.


By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 135); 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. 253–268


Sagalassus, Pisidia


Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 11.17 gm. Die Axis: 12

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The Ancient World


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