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E-auction 480-391162 - PAMPHYLIA - PERGE Unité

PAMPHYLIA - PERGE Unité VF
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2022/06/27 14:03:00
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Type : Unité
Date: c. 260-230 AC.
Mint name / Town : Pergé, Pamphylie
Metal : copper
Diameter : 17 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 4,33 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire centré. Joli revers. Usure importante mais régulière. Patine vert foncé
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Sphinx , coiffé du calathos assis à droite.

Reverse


Reverse description : Artémis debout à gauche, tenant une couronne de la main droite et un sceptre long de la main gauche.
Reverse legend : NANAYAS / PERGIAS.
Reverse translation : (de Pergé).

Historical background


Pamphylia - Perge

(Second century BC)

Perge was an important city of Pamphylia between the rivers and Kestros Katarrhaktes. The city was famous for its temple of Artemis and the cult was rendered to him. Pamphylia and Perge was the subject of fratricidal strife between the Ptolemies and Seleucids. Perge had entered the Egyptian orbit in the first quarter of the third century BC before returning under the Seleucid domination to 253 BC during the reign of Antiochus II (261-246 AC). . Ptolemy III manages to recover in 241 BC But it was no longer part of the Ptolemaic conquest in 221 BC to the beginning of the reign of Ptolemy IV (221-204 AC).. Perge seems to have become a free city, which would explain the use of a new era. Perge have at least recognized the authority of the new Seleucid king, Antiochus III (223-187 BC). After the Battle of Magnesia in 190 BC and the proclamation of liberty cities pamphyliennes the following year by Gnaeus Manlius, Perge was assigned by the Treaty of Apamea (188 BC) to Attalid kingdom of Eumenes II (197-160 BC).

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