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Medallion with bust of Trebonianus Gallus

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Obverse: Draped, laureate bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. IMPCAESCVIBIVSTREBONIANVSGALLVSAVG Reverse: The emperor and Volusianus sacrificing at an altar in front of a hexastyle temple, in which statue of Fortuna with rudder and conucopiae; five other figures participating in sacrifice. ...

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By date unknown: G. Mazzini Collection (Monete Imperiali Romane, vol. 4, no. 44); by date unknown: with Leu & Co.'s Bank Ltd., 32 Rue de la Gare, Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Leu & Co.'s Bank, Ltd., November 13, 1958, for $ 963.00 (this is the total price for 58.1006 and 58.1007)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 251–253



Catalogue Raisonné

Roman Medallions (MFA, 1962, 1975), no. 065


Diameter: 38.5 mm. Weight: 51.08 gm. Die Axis: 12

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Medallions