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Coin of Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum with bust of Gallienus

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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Nike to left, wreath in right hand, palm branch in left. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek 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

Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 11.09 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1424

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins