Coin of Cremna with bust of Aurelian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 270–275


Mint: Pisidia, Cremna

Dimensions

Diameter: 32.5 mm. Weight: 17.23 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.1246

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.AVRELIANO
Reverse: Fortuna standing, head left, sceptre in left hand, holds bust of Aurelian (?) on right hand. Right foot on upper part of rivergod (?) rising out of ground.
Griffin with forepaw on wheel faces left beside sceptre.
FORTVNAC O LCREMN

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour