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Antoninianus with head of Gallienus

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Obverse: Radiate head of Gallienus to right. GALLIENVSAVG Reverse: Providentia standing left, globe in right hand, scepter in left. PROVIDAVG In ex.: MP

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 260–268

Mint

Mediolanum

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.74 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

32.1363

Medium or Technique

Billon

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins