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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Coin ID #8794

Pergamon (AD 253-268) AE 36 - Gallienus

Gallienus, 253-268 AD. AE36 (18.75g, 6h). Sextus Claudius Silianus, Asiarch. Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Pergamus standing facing, head right, receiving ram's head from Hermes(?); open capsa (scroll case) on ground between. VF, black patina, even roughness. Rare type.

File information
City/Mint name:Pergamon
Keywords:roman / bronze
References:SNG France 2294 var. (magistrate); BMC Mysia 347
Valuation:CNG Elec. Auc. 277 (4/2012), lot 117 ($1400 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:189 KiB
Date added:May 08, 2012
Dimensions:800 x 367 pixels
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