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Coin of Adada with busts of Valerian I and Gallienus

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Obverse: At left, bust of Gallienus, laureate, draped, cuirassed, faces laureate, draped bust of Valerian I at right. Inscriptions in Greek around and below. Reverse: Hexastyle temple with Ionic columns on tall bases; round object in pediment. Inscriptions in Greek around and below.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 91); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 253–260

Mint

Adada, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 40 mm. Weight: 30.39 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

63.868

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins