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Coin of Isinda with bust of Valerian I

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Valerian to right. In front: I Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Helmeted rider (god) galloping to right on radiate horse, with spear in right hand (Alexander ?). Below, snake and patera. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 125); 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. 253–260

Mint

Isinda, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 17.83 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.900

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins