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Antoninianus of Gallic Empire with bust of Tetricus I

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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

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 271–274

Mint

Treveri (?), Gallic Empire

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.84 gm.

Accession Number

01.5019

Medium or Technique

Billon

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins