Coin of Iconium with bust of Gallienus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268


Mint: Lycaonia, Iconium

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.5 mm. Weight: 5.65 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.1398

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus right.
Inscription in Latin and Greek letters..
Reverse: Herakles, head left, stands with club in right hand, lion skin on left arm.
ICONI ENCOLO In field: S R

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