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Tetradrachm of Alexandria with bust of Salonina

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Obverse: Draped bust of Salonina to right, wearing stephane. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Eirene standing left, holding olive branch in right hand, and sceptre held transversely in left. In left field, a palm; in right field, Greek letters (Year = 12). (see media screen for inscriptions)

Provenance

Source unidentified

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 260–268

Mint

Alexandria, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 10.77 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

17.3321

Medium or Technique

Billon

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins