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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2002.129.77
People
Gallienus, Roman (r. 253 - 268 CE)
Title
Antoninianus of Antioch under Gallienus
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
255-256 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Asia, Antioch (Syria)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Late
Culture
Roman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/141554
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
4.15 g
Die Axis
6
Denomination
antoninianus
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS P F AVG
  • Reverse Inscription: VIRTVS AVGG
Provenance
Malloy
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC V, p. 104, 456
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Townsend-Vermeule Gift
Accession Year
2002
Object Number
2002.129.77
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Radiate bust r.
Rev.: VIRTVS AVGG Valerianus and Gallienus sitting face to face, one holding spear and globe, the other holding Victory and reversed spear.

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