Coin of Ephesus with bust of Gallienus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268


Mint: Asia: Ionia, Ephesus

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 3.47 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.201

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Gallienus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Artemis to right, seizing fallen stag by horns.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, February 10, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.