Coin of Cremna with bust of Herennius Etruscus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 249–251


Mint: Pisidia, Cremna

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 6.05 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

68.168

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Herennius Etruscus to right.
Inscription mainly in Latin with a Greek koppa and an A without a crossbar.
Reverse: Mars, helmeted, holding spear and shield in left hand, phiale in right, stands with head to left.
COLI VL AVGCREM

Provenance

By 1968: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, May 8, 1968

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.