Coin of Cremna with bust of Aurelian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 270–275


Mint: Cremna, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 10.69 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.895

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Aurelian to right.
IMPC.S.L.DO.M.AVRELIANO
Reverse: Female figure standing between two modii, within which are corn ears.
DONATIOC OLCREMNE

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 121); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour