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Coin of Temenothyrae with busts of Valerian I and Gallienus, struck under Cleobulus

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[inscription] Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Valerian at left facing laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Gallienus at right. Inscriptions in Greek around and below busts. Reverse: Mên stands in car drawn to left by two galloping bulls. He holds a pine cone in his right hand and a...

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Provenance

By 1973: with A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd., 11 Adelphi Terrace, London WC2N 6BJ, England; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd., March 13, 1974

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Temenothyrae, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 42.5 mm. Weight: 32.85 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1974.144

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins