Coin of Prostanna with bust of Valerian I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–260


Mint: Pisidia, Prostanna

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 6.08 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1228

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Valerian to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche standing, head to left, holds cornucopia in left hand, rudder in right.
Inscription in Greek.

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