Coin of Prusa-ad-Olympum with bust of Trebonianus Gallus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 251–254


Mint: Bithynia, Prusa-ad-Olympum

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 4.10 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

67.342

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Poseidon stands right, left foot on prow, holding dolphin on left hand, trident in right.
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