Coin of Smyrna with bust of Gallienus, struck under M. Aurelius Sextus
Mint: Asia: Ionia, Smyrna
Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 8.83 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cybele enthroned to left, with patera and tympanon; lion (?) at her feet.
Inscription in Greek around and in fields.
One of a group of coins purchased in Greece or Asia Minor in 1963 by Cornelius C. Vermeule III on behalf of MFA with funds approved in advance by the Trustees; accessioned March 11, 1964
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour