Antoninianus with bust of Gallienus

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 260–268


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 3.59 gm.

Accession Number

01.5012

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gallienus, radiate, draped, right.
GALLIENVS[AVG]
Reverse: Centaur walking left, holding trophy in left hand (right hand with globe worn).
 [APOLL]INICONSAVG

Provenance

By date unknown: The Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins; bequest of Augustine Shurtleff to MFA; accessioned February 5, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins