Coin of Perga with bust of Gallienus
Mint: Pamphylia, Perga
Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 14.40 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cult statue of Artemis within distyle temple.
Star and crescent beside image.
Inscriptions in Greek on pediment, on architrave, and around.
By 1962: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin 18, no. 201); March 14, 1962: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 78.50 (this is the total price for 62.224–62.248)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour