About this artwork
The front (obverse) of this coin portrays the emperor Gallienus, facing right and wearing a crown of laurels.
On the back (reverse), an eagle is depicted holding a wreath in its beak.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Tetradrachm (Coin) Portraying Emperor Gallienus
- Roman Empire
- 253 CE–268 CE
- Diam. 2.4 cm; 11.92 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze