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Coin of Attuda with bust of Salonina

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Obverse: Draped bust of Salonina wearing stephane right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Garlanded altar of Mên. Three pinecones on top. Two small flaming altars between. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1962: 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. 253–268

Mint

Attuda, Asia: Caria

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 8.38 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1373

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins