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Coin of Side with bust of Gallienus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. At right, countermark. Star divides inscription. Inscription in Greek around and Greek letter in countermark. Reverse: Tyche standing, head left, holds rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left. Inscription in Greek around. (see...

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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

Side, Pamphylia

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 15.57 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.1224

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins