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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. At right: I Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Helmeted rider-god galloping to right, spear in raised right hand. Below, snake and patera. Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 126); 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: 36 mm. Weight: 17.55 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.901

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins