Coin of Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum with bust of Gallienus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268


Mint: Cilicia, Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 11.09 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1424

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Nike to left, wreath in right hand, palm branch in left.
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