Coin of Sagalassus with bust of Volusian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 251–254


Mint: Pisidia, Sagalassus

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 6.17 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

63.1167

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Volusian to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Hephaestus, seated right, holds hammer in right hand, shield in left.
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