Coin of Cremna with bust of Aurelian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 270–275


Mint: Pisidia, Cremna

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 7.70 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.892

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Aurelian to right.
IMP.C.S.L.D OMAVRELIANO
Reverse: Marsyas standing front, head left, pedum over left shoulder.
MAROC O LCREMN

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 118); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour