Coin of Aspendus with bust of Salonina

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 254–268


Mint: Pamphylia, Aspendus

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 13.89 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

63.827

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Salonina, wearing stephane, to right.
In front: I.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Sarapis, wearing kalathos, standing front, head to left, holds scepter in left hand, right hand raised.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 42); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour