Coin of Apollonia Mordiaeum with bust of Gallienus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268


Mint: Pisidia, Apollonia Mordiaeum

Dimensions

Diameter: 43.5 mm. Weight: 29.78 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

64.1234

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Octastyle temple, within which male figure (the Emperor ) walks left with sceptre or spear in left hand.
Inscription in Greek around and in exergue.

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