Coin of Sillyum with busts of Salonina and Gallienus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–267


Mint: Pamphylia, Sillyum

Dimensions

Diameter: 32.5 mm. Weight: 19.04 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.864

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: At left, draped bust of Salonina wearing stephane facing laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus at right.
Between, Greek letter.
Inscriptions in Greek around and below.
Reverse: Draped bust of Mên, in Phrygian cap, to right. Crescent behind shoulders.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 87); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour