Coin of Sagalassus with bust of Trajan II Decius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 249–251


Mint: Pisidia, Sagalassus

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 12.54 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1254

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Trajan Decius to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Helmeted warrior stands left, sword in left hand, Nike bearing wreath on globe in right hand.
Inscription in Greek.

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