Antoninianus of Gallic Empire with bust of Tetricus I

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 271–274


Mint: Gallic Empire, Treveri (?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.84 gm.

Accession Number

01.5019

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Tetricus I, radiate, draped, right.
IMPTETRICVSPFAVG
Reverse: Salus standing left, feeding serpent rising from altar with right hand and holding anchor in left.
 SALVSAVG

Provenance

By date unknown: The Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins; bequest of Augustine Shurtleff to MFA; accessioned February 5, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins