Coin of Antioch with bust of Volusian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 251–253


Mint: Pisidia, Antioch

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 5.28 gm. Die Axis: 8

Accession Number

64.1233

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Volusian to right.
Inscription in Latin around (letter A lacks crossbar).
Reverse: Eagle on vexillum between two standards.
ANTIOC HIOCL In exergue: SR

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour