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Coin of Iconium with bust of Gallienus

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Obverse: Diademed, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. Inscription around (in Latin with several Greek letters). Reverse: Wolf to right, nursing twins. Tree at left. ICONIENCO in ex.: SR (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. 253–268

Mint

Iconium, Lycaonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 18.50 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1203

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins