Coin of Sillyum with bust of Valerian II

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 256–258


Mint: Pamphylia, Sillyum

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 16.33 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.165

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped bust of Valerian II to right, eagle below.
Inscriptions in Greek in front and around.
Reverse: Bust of Mên right, crescent behind.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

One of a group of coins purchased in Greece or Asia Minor in 1963 by Cornelius C. Vermeule III on behalf of MFA with funds approved in advance by the Trustees; accessioned March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour