Antoninianus with bust of Herennia Etruscilla, struck under Trajan II Decius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 249–251


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 3.55 gm.

Accession Number

32.1348

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Bust of Herennia Etruscilla, diademed, draped, right, with crescent at shoulders.
HERETRVSCILL[A]AVG
Reverse: Pudicitia seated left, lifting veil with right hand and holding transverse sceptre in left.
 PVDICITIAAVG

Provenance

Source unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified