Coin of Heraclea Pontica with bust of Salonina

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 254–268


Mint: Bithynia, Heraclea Pontica

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 6.13 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

67.324

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Salonina to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Poseidon to right, trident in right hand, dolphin on left, left foot on prow.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, March 8, 1967

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III