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Aureus with bust of Gallienus

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Obverse: Bust of Gallienus, radiate, right. GALLIENVSAVG Reverse: Laurel wreath. VO/TIS/X (within laurel wreath)

Provenance

By 1981: with Bank Leu & Co. AG, Bahnhofstrasse 32, 8022 Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Bank Leu AG, September 14, 1983

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 263

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 3.43 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

1983.322

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins