Coin of Claudiopolis with bust of Salonina

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 260–267


Mint: Bithynia, Claudiopolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 7.25 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.535

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Salonina to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus seated to left, with phiale (patera) and sceptre-staff.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia, Pa., Bulletin 8, no. 34; date unknown: purchased from Hesperia Art by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, April 8, 1964

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III