IONIA.EPHESUS.Salonina, wife of Gallienus AD 253-268.AE.27.3rd Neocoria.Diana.

Ancient Coins - IONIA.EPHESUS.Salonina, wife of Gallienus AD 253-268.AE.27.3rd Neocoria.Diana.
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IONIA.EPHESUS.Salonina, wife of Gallienus AD 253-268.AE.3rd Neocoria. ( 7.97g, 27mm, 6h)
CAΛΟΝ XPYCOΓΟΝΗ CEBA, bust right of Salonina wearing stephani, crescent behind bust.
Reverse.EΦΕCIΩΝ Γ ΝΕΩ ΚΟΡΩΝ, Artemis (Diana) advancing right drawing quiver from case with right hand and holding bow in left, hound by her side.
Ref:BMC Ionia pg 108.391.
About Very fine / good fine, centre plugged, a few small pock marks.

The centre plug was put in at the time by the mint.The metal used to strike these coins contained lead that promptly fell out when flan was re-heated for striking.The pock marks are the result� of the lead in the coin seeping out over a long period.

The title XPYCOΓΟΝΗ given the Salonina translates as " Guilded with gold or begetton of gold "
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