Coin of Magydus with bust of Gallienus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268


Mint: Pamphylia, Magydus

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 16.30 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1208

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche stands, head left, holding rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in left and right fields.

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