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Coin of Cremna with bust of Lucilla

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Obverse: Draped bust of Lucilla to right. Inscription partly in Greek around. Reverse: Genius stands, head left, with phiale in right hand, cornucopia and cloak on left arm. GENOCO LCRE (see media screen for inscriptions)

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. 164–169

Mint

Cremna, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.77 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1239

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins