Tetradrachm of Alexandria with bust of Gallienus
Mint: Egypt, Alexandria
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 10.43 gm. Die Axis: 12
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Obverse: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Homonoia seated left on throne.
L B in left and right fields. (year 2).
Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.
The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse