Coin of Side with bust of Gallienus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268


Mint: Pamphylia, Side

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 17.14 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

63.1158

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
Inscriptions in Greek at right and around.
Reverse: Prize crown with two palm branches on table with curved legs.
Inscriptions in Greek, on crown (?), below table, and around.

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