Coin of Aspendus with bust of Valerian II

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 260–267


Mint: Pamphylia, Aspendus

Dimensions

Diameter: 32.5 mm. Weight: 18.20 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.248

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Valerian II to right.
Eagle below.
At right: IA
Inscription in Greek around.
Reverse: Inscriptions in Greek around and within a wreath.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXI, no. 267); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 20, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour