Gallienus, AD 253 to 268. Billon Antoninianus

Ancient Coins - Gallienus, AD 253 to 268. Billon Antoninianus
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Gallienus, AD 253 to 268.

Denomination : Billon Antoninianus. Mint : Antioch (or other eastern mint).

Size : 20.3 x 22.2 mm. Weight : 3.52 grams.
 
Reference : RSC-634

Grade :  VF/F  with a good silvery appearance.  There is a fairly large planchet flaw in the reverse right field.

Obverse : Head of Gallienus right, with GALLIENVS AVG around.

Reverse :  Minerva standing left, holding a spear, with a shield at her feet, with MINERVA AVG around.

This is a fairly nice examples of one of the later issue Antioch antoninianii that is fairly base (probably no more than 5 to 6% silver, but with a heavy silver wash that make it look very much like a much higher grade silver coin.

Price SKU: vcoin1116
US$ 19.75
  • € 16.09
  • £ 14.32
  • AUD 24.83
  • CHF 18.98
  • CAD 24.55

Rates for: 01/15/18

Ships from: Canada
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