Coin of Perga with bust of Salonina

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 254–268


Mint: Pamphylia, Perga

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 13.59 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.850

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Salonina wearing stephane to right.
Inscriptions in Greek at right and around.
Reverse: Pan standing front, head left, holds pedum over left shoulder.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 68); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour