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Coin of Sillyum with bust of Gallienus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. Greek letter in front. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Mên, in Phrygian cap, on horseback to right. Crescent behind shoulders. Below horse: I Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 86); 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. 253–267


Sillyum, Pamphylia


Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 17.28 gm. Die Axis: 7

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The Ancient World


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