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Coin of Side with bust of Salonina

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Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Salonina to right. Countermark at right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: City goddess seated left holding temple on each arm. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions and countermark)

Provenance

By 1966: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 1, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 253–268

Mint

Side, Pamphylia

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 19.58 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

66.309

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins