Coin of Cotiaeum with bust of Gallienus, struck under Diogenes Dionysus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Cotiaeum

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.47 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

62.1253

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cybele, veiled and turreted, rides to right on lion.
Inscriptions in Greek around, in field, and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, October 10, 1962

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.