Sestertius of Gallic Empire with bust of Postumus

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 260


Mint: Gallic Empire, Lugdunum

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 19.35 gm.

Accession Number

35.251

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Postumus to right, radiate, draped, and cuirassed.
IMPCMCASSLATPOSTVMVSPFAVG
Reverse: Fides standing left, holding two military standards.
FIDES MI LITVM

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)