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Coin: æ

Museum number:
8-6294
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21080006294
Accession number:
Acc.892
Object count:
1
Description:
Coin: Æ (AR?); Gallienus - 2.90 grms. Obverse: GALLIENVS AVG - Bust facing right, radiate, draped, cuirassed. Reverse: LAETI TIA AVG - Laetitia standing facing left holding wreath and anchor, P in exergue.
Donor:
University of California Library
Collection place:
Rome (ancient city)
Production place:
Rome (ancient city)
Culture or time period:
Valerian Dynasty (253–261 AD)
Collector:
unknown
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Bronze (metal)
Person depicted:
Gallienus (Emperor of Rome) and Laetitia (Roman deity)
Inscription:
P, LAETI TIA AVG, and GALLIENVS AVG
Object type:
archaeology
Function:
7.5 Issued Currency and Associated Containers
Production date:
266-268 AD
Accession date:
1946
Department:
Cat. 8 - Classical Mediterranean regions
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