Coin of Parium with bust of Gallienus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268


Mint: Asia: Mysia, Parium

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 10.50 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1095

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
IMPLICINNGALIENL
Reverse: Herakles standing front, leaning on club.
CGIHP ARIPI

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour