Tetradrachm of Alexandria with bust of Salonina

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 260–268


Mint: Egypt, Alexandria

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 10.77 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

17.3321

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Salonina to right, wearing stephane.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Eirene standing left, holding olive branch in right hand, and sceptre held transversely in left.
In left field, a palm; in right field, Greek letters (Year = 12).

Provenance

Source unidentified

Credit Line

Source unidentified