Coin of Antioch with bust of Gallienus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268


Mint: Pisidia, Antioch

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 5.32 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

88.100

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to the right.

Reverse: City goddess with cornucopia in left hand, branch in right.
ANTI O CH in field: Greek letter gamma/S C

Provenance

By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation