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Coin of Antioch with bust of Gallienus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. Inscription in Latin around. Reverse: Double cornucopiae. Human bust at top of each, vegetation (palms) between. Inscription in Latin around. (see media screen for Latin inscriptions where the letters P and some of the letters...

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Provenance

By 1966: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., May 11, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 253–268

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 14.88 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

66.274

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins