Antoninianus with bust of Salonina, struck under Valerian I and Gallienus

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 257–258


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 2.82 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

32.1386

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Salonina right, on crescent
SALONINAAVG
Reverse: Venus standing left, apple in right hand, scepter in left; at her feet, Cupid is standing right, left hand raised.
VENVS GENETRIX

Credit Line

Source unidentified