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Coin of Cremna with bust of Herennia Etruscilla

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Obverse: Draped bust of Etruscilla to right. Crescent behind. ERENETRVS CILLAAVG Reverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Decius to right; flanked left by draped bust of Hostilianius and right by laureate, draped bust of Herennius. Eagle with wings spread below. Above eagle: EM NA ...

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Provenance

By 1962: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa.; June 6, 1962: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 120.00

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Cremna, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 14.28 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.557

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins