Coin of Sebastopolis-Heracleopolis with bust of Gallienus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 263–264


Mint: Pontus, Sebastopolis-Heracleopolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 14.25 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1306

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Herakles grasping deer by head to left.
Inscriptions 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