Antoninianus with bust of Gallienus

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 255–256


Mint: Antioch

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 3.08 gm.

Accession Number

92.181

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gallienus, radiate, draped, right.
IMPCPLICGALLIENVSPFAVG
Reverse: The Emperor standing left with vertical spear in left hand, receiving wreath from Victory, who has palm over left shoulder. Above, in field, wreath.
VICTORIA AVG

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury