Aureus with bust of Gallienus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 263


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 3.43 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

1983.322

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Gallienus, radiate, right.
GALLIENVSAVG
Reverse: Laurel wreath.
VO/TIS/X (within laurel wreath)

Provenance

By 1981: with Bank Leu & Co. AG, Bahnhofstrasse 32, 8022 Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Bank Leu AG, September 14, 1983

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour