Coin of Antioch with bust of Gallienus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268


Mint: Pisidia, Antioch

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 14.88 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

66.274

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
Inscription in Latin.
Reverse: Double cornucopiae. Human bust at top of each, vegetation (palms) between.
Inscription in Latin.

(The letters P and some of the letters A are not completely formed)

Provenance

By 1966: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., May 11, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour