Coin of Augusta with bust of Trebonianus Gallus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 252–253


Mint: Cilicia, Augusta

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 19.76 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1972.11

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: At right, Tyche seated on rockwork throne holding ear of corn in right hand facing standing figure at left, right hand raised. River-god at her feet.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1971: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 11 Adelphi Terrace, London WC2N 6BJ, England; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., January 12, 1972

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour