Coin of Sagalassus with bust of Valerian II

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 253–255


Mint: Pisidia, Sagalassus

Dimensions

Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 17.19 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1168

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Valerian II to right.
Counterstamp on shoulder: eagle (?).
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Clasped hands.
Inscriptions 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