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Coin of Antioch with bust of Volusian

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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Volusian to right. Inscription in Latin around (letter A lacks crossbar). Reverse: Eagle on vexillum between two standards. ANTIOC HIOCL In exergue: SR (see media screen for obverse inscription)

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 251–253

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 5.28 gm. Die Axis: 8

Accession Number

64.1233

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins