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Coin of Cremna with bust of Herennia Etruscilla

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Obverse: Draped bust of Etruscilla wearing stephane to right. Crescent behind shoulders. ERENETRVS CILLAAVG. Reverse: In center laureate, draped bust of Trajan Decius facing laureate, draped bust of Hostilian. At left, draped bust of Herennius. Eagle with spread wings below. COL I V L ...

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Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 113); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 249–251

Mint

Cremna, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 16.62 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.889

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins