Coin of Augusta with bust of Volusian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 252–253


Mint: Cilicia, Augusta

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 9.78 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1407

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Volusian right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cybele enthroned, head left, flanked each side by lion.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Inscription

See attached media

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