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Coin of Antioch with bust of Gallienus

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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to the right. Reverse: City goddess with cornucopia in left hand, branch in right. ANTI O CH in field: Greek letter gamma/S C

Provenance

By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation

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

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 5.32 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

88.100

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins