Coin of Anemurium with bust of Valerian I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 254–255


Mint: Cilicia, Anemurium

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 9.69 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1986.356

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Valerian to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Mummiform cult statue of Artemis, branch in each hand.
Stag at left, doe at right (?).
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1986: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., Suite 1104, 7910 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 (List 24, Summer, 1986, no. 103); purchased by MFA from Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., September 17, 1986

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour