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Coin of Iconium with bust of Gallienus

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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus right. Inscription in Latin and Greek letters around. Reverse: Herakles, head left, stands with club in right hand, lion skin on left arm. ICONI ENCOLO In field: S R (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: 23.5 mm. Weight: 5.65 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.1398

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins