Coin of Cremna with bust of Aurelian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 270–275


Mint: Pisidia, Cremna

Dimensions

Diameter: 34.5 mm. Weight: 19.03 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

63.897

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.DO.M.AURELIANO
Reverse: Distyle temple within which: DON/SACR/CERT
Around: COLI ULI AU GFEL (see image for actual letter forms)
Below: CREMN
Wreath in pediment.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 123); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour