Coin of Pergamum with bust of Gallienus, struck under Aur. Damas
Mint: Asia: Mysia, Pergamum
Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 20.05 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Youthful male figure stands at left, left hand holding ram’s head over altar, looking toward youthful standing figure at right (chlamys on left arm). Outstretched right hand of figure on right beneath ram’s head.
Inscription in Greek around, between figures, and in exergue.
By 1982: with Jeffrey Spier, P.O. Box 1082, Radio City Station, New York, N.Y. 10101; purchased by MFA from Jeffrey Spier, April 14, 1982
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour