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Coin of Antioch-ad-Maeandrum with bust of Gallienus

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Obverse: Bust of Gallienus to left, wearing helmet and cuirass, with shield and spear. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Bridge over Maeander, with six arches. At left, bridge-gateway with stork to right on top. On bridge, statue of Maeandros, reclining left. Inscription in Greek around. ...

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Provenance

By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 9, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 1,221.00 (this is the total cost for 62.364–62.462)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 253–267

Mint

Antioch-ad-Maeandrum, Asia: Caria

Dimensions

Diameter: 37.5 mm. Weight: 18.70 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.439

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins