Coin of Carallia with bust of Salonina

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 254–268


Mint: Cilicia, Carallia

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 20.13 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.205

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Salonina, wearing stephane, to right.
Inscriptions in Greek at right, around, and on counterstamp.
Reverse: Tyche seated on rock left holding ears of corn (?) in right hand, resting left on seat.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, February 10, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.