Coin of Cremna with bust of Herennia Etruscilla

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 249–251


Mint: Pisidia, Cremna

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 14.28 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.557

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Etruscilla to right.
Crescent behind.
ERENETRVS CILLAAVG
Reverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Decius to right; flanked left by draped bust of Hostilianius and right by laureate, draped bust of Herennius.
Eagle with wings spread below.
Above eagle: EM NA (A without crossbar)
Around: COLI V L AVG FECR

Provenance

By 1962: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa.; June 6, 1962: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 120.00

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour