Coin of Perga with bust of Gallienus
Mint: Pamphylia, Perga
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 11.90 gm. Die Axis: 12
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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
Star divides inscription.
Inscriptions in Greek at right and around.
Reverse: Distyle temple within which cult statue of Artemis of Perga flanked by star on left and crescent on right. Uncertain object (flaming torch ) each side at feet.
Inscriptions in Greek around, in pediment, and on architrave.
By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour