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Dan Hoffman Collection of Gallienus Antoniniani


Joint Reign with Valerian I: 253-260


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 258-259, Joint Reign, Lugdunum (RIC) Cologne (Göbl)
GALLIENVS . P . F . AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right, drapery on left shoulder
DEO M_ARTI
Mars standing facing, helmeted head left, reversed spear in left hand, right hand resting on shield set on ground, all in tetrastyle temple with empty pediment
20mm x 23mm, 3.31g
RIC V, Part I, 10; Göbl 889h
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 257-258, Joint Reign, Lugdunum (RIC) Cologne (Göbl)
GALLIENVS . P . F . AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right, drapery on left shoulder
VICT G_E_RMANICA
Victory advancing left, wreath upward in right hand, trophy in left, trampling German captive with right foot
21mm x 23mm, 3.14g
RIC V, Part I, 44; Göbl 893h
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection

Note: The reverse refers to the victory over the Carpi in 257.


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 257-258, Joint Reign, Lugdunum (RIC) Cologne (Göbl)
GALLIENVS . P . F . AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VIRTVS-A_VGG
Gallienus standing facing in military dress, head right, standard in left hand, transverse spear forward in right
21mm x 23mm, 4.09g
RIC V, Part I, 58; Göbl 822l
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 254-255, Joint Reign, Rome
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
IOVI CON_SERVA
Jupiter standing facing, head left, thunderbolt in right hand, vertical scepter in left hand
21mm x 23mm, 2.47g
RIC V, Part I, 143; Göbl 25v
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 257-258, Joint Reign, Rome
IMP GALLIENVS P F AVG G M
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
PAX-AVGG
Pax standing facing, head left, branch upward in right hand, transverse scepter in left
V in left field
20mm x 22mm, 2.62g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 157, but unlisted with this legend and mark in left field); Göbl 173k
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 255-257, Joint Reign, Rome
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
PROVIDENTIA AVGG
Providentia standing facing, head left, baton in right hand pointing slightly upward, cornucopiae in left, globe at feet at left
19mm x 20mm, 3.23g
RIC V, Part I, 159; Göbl 101q
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection

Note: Unusual rendering of Providentia - usually she points the baton down over the globe.


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 253-255, Joint Reign, Rome
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
VIRTVS-AVGG
Soldier standing facing in military dress, helmeted head left, reversed spear in left hand, right hand resting on large shield set on ground
21mm x 23mm, 3.48g
RIC V, Part I, 181; Göbl 38t
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 254, Joint Reign, Rome
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VIRTVS-AVGG
Soldier standing facing in military dress, head left, spear in left hand, right hand resting on large shield set on ground
20mm x 21mm, 3.55g
RIC V, Part I, 181; Göbl 38v
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 257-258, Joint Reign, Rome
IMP GALLIENVS P F AVG G M
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VIRT_VS AVGG
Soldier standing facing in military dress, helmeted head right, reversed spear in right hand, left hand resting on large shield set on ground
20mm x 22mm, 2.73g
RIC V, Part I, 183; Göbl 152k
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 257-258, Joint Reign, Rome
IMP GALLIENVS P F AVG GERM
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VIRT_V_S-AVGG
Mars advancing right, trophy in left hand over shoulder, transverse spear forward in right
19mm x 21mm, 4.15g
RIC V, Part I, 186; Göbl 120k
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 254-255, Joint Reign, Viminacium (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
VICTOR_IAE AVGG
Soldier standing facing, helmeted head right, vertical spear in right hand, left hand resting on large shield set on ground
22mm x 25mm, 2.94g
RIC V, Part I, 300; Göbl 1566d
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 253-255, Joint Reign, Mediolanum
IMP GALLIENVS P AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
CONCOR MIL
Concordia standing facing, head left, patera in right hand, cornucopiae in left
20mm x 23mm, 2.82g
RIC V, Part I, 377; Göbl 806o
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 257, Joint Reign, Mediolanum (RIC) Viminacium (Göbl)
IMP GALLIENVS P AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
PAX-AVGG
Pax standing facing, head left, branch upward in right hand, transverse scepter in left
21mm x 22mm, 3.32g
RIC V, Part I, 391; Göbl 815q
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 257, Joint Reign, Mediolanum (RIC) Viminacium (Göbl)
IMP GALLIENVS P AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
SALVS AVGG
Salus standing facing, head right, feeding serpent in arms
19mm x 22mm, 2.65g
RIC V, Part I, 399; Göbl 825q
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 259-260, Joint Reign, Mediolanum (RIC) Viminacium (Göbl)
IMP GALLIENVS P AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
SPES PVBLICA
Spes advancing left, flower in right hand, hitching skirt with left
21mm x 22mm, 3.04g
RIC V, Part I, 403; Göbl 827q
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 257, Joint Reign, Mediolanum (RIC) Viminacium (Göbl)
IMP GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VIC_T GERM
Victory advancing left, wreath upward in right hand, palm in left over shoulder, German captive at feet to left
21mm x 23mm, 3.30g
RIC V, Part I, 404; Göbl 845o
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection

Note: The reverse refers to the victory over the Carpi in 257.


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 259-260, Joint Reign, Mediolanum
IMP GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VICTO_RIA-AVGG
Victory flying facing, head left, open wreath in both hands, small shields below to left and right
20mm x 23mm, 3.11g
RIC V, Part I, 405; Göbl 921l
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 255-256, Joint Reign, Asia (RIC) Samosata (Göbl)
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
IOVI CON_SERVA_TORI
Gallienus standing facing, head right, vertical spear in right hand, receiving globe with left from Jupiter standing facing, head left, vertical scepter in left hand, globe in right
Wreath in upper center field
21mm x 22mm, 3.68g
RIC V, Part I, 440; Göbl 1697b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 256-257, Joint Reign, Asia (RIC), Antioch (Göbl)
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped bust right, seen from behind
LAETITIA AVGG
Laetitia standing facing, head left, wreath downward in right hand, left hand on anchor
21mm x 22mm, 3.44g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 441-442 for type); Göbl 1570d
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection; Ex Thomas Bray

Note: Early issue with transitional portraiture, showing all tight curly hair and very heavy mustache. This is the first example I've seen in hand with this portrait style. The same celator may have also cut the obverse die for Göbl 1557d, 1558d, 1570d, 1571d and 1575d, although it is not certain from the plates.


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 259, Joint Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
ORIENS-AVG
The Orient standing facing, towered head right, presenting wreath to Gallienus standing facing, head left, vertical spear in left hand
Wreath in upper middle field
20mm x 23mm, 3.39g
RIC V, Part I, 445; Göbl 1698b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 255-256, Joint Reign, Asia (RIC) Samosata (Göbl)
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped bust right, seen from behind
PIETAS AVGG
Emperors standing facing, turned toward each other and sacrificing from patera in right hand over lit altar, scepter in left
21mm x 25mm, 3.25g
RIC V, Part I, 446; Göbl 1676m
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 256-258, Joint Reign, Asia (RIC) Samosata (Göbl)
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, draped bust right, seen from behind
PIETAS AVGG
Emperors standing facing, turned toward each other and sacrificing from patera in right hand over lit altar, scepter in left
21mm, 3.99g
RIC V, Part I, 447; Göbl 1684m
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 258-259, Joint Reign, Asia (RIC) Samosata (Göbl)
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
ROMAE AETER_NAE
Roma, helmeted, seated left on shield, vertical spear in left hand, presenting Victory with right hand to Gallienus standing facing, head right
Wreath in upper middle field
21mm x 22mm, 4.50g
RIC V, Part I, 449; Göbl 1701b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 255-256 (RIC) Joint Reign, Asia (RIC), 260, Sole Reign, Samosata (Göbl)
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind, pellet under bust
VICTORIA AVG
Victory standing right, wreath upward in right hand, palm in left over shoulder, facing Gallienus standing facing, head left, receiving wreath with right hand, vertical spear in left
Wreath in upper middle field
Pellet in exergue
20mm x 22mm, 2.68g
RIC V, Part I, 450; Göbl 1702b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 257-258, Joint Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
IMP GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VICTORIA GE_RMAN
Victory standing right, palm in left hand over shoulder, presenting wreath in right hand to Gallienus standing facing, head left, globe in right hand, vertical spear in left
21mm x 23mm, 3.39g
RIC V, Part I, 452; Göbl 1603b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 255-256, Joint Reign, Asia (RIC) Samosata (Göbl)
IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
VIRT_VS-AV_GG
Emperors standing facing, turned toward each other, left emperor holding globe outward in left hand, vertical scepter in right, right emperor with Victory in right hand, transverse scepter in left
21mm x 23mm, 3.16g
RIC V, Part I, 456; Göbl 1687m
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection

Sole Reign: 260-268


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 265-267, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
ABVNDANTIA AVG
Abundantia standing facing, head right, right wrist on hip, left hand emptying cornucopiae
B in left field
20mm x 23mm, 4.04g
RIC V, Part I, 157; Göbl 574a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 261-262, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
AEQVITAS AV_G
Aequitas standing facing, head left, scales in right hand, cornucopiae in left
VI in right field
19mm x 21mm, 3.05g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 159 for type but different bust and position of field mark); Göbl 500q
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
AETERNITAS AVG
Sol standing facing, radiate head left, right hand raised, globe outward in left
G in left field
20mm x 22mm, 3.68g
RIC V, Part I, 160; Göbl 577a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 261-262, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
ANNO_NA AVG
Annona standing right, grain ears in left hand, rudder in right set on globe, left foot on prow
V in right field
21mm x 24mm, 3.52g
RIC V, Part I, 161; Göbl 495h
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 267-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
APOLLINI C_ON_S AVG
Centaur walking right, drawing bow
Z in exergue
21mm x 22mm, 3.17g
RIC V, Part I, 163; Göbl 735b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 267-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
AP_OLLI_N_I CONS AVG
Centaur walking left, globe in right hand, reversed rudder in left
H in exergue
21mm x 22mm, 3.61g
RIC V, Part I, 164; Göbl 738b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 267-268, Sole Reign, Rome
IMP GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
APOLLINI CONS AVG
Griffin advancing left
D in exergue
20mm x 21mm, 2.50g
RIC V, Part I, 165; Göbl 718z
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 267-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
DIANAE CONS AVG
Doe walking right, head reverted
E in exergue
21mm x 22mm, 2.88g
RIC V, Part I, 177; Göbl 728b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 267-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
DIANAE CONS AVG
Antelope standing left
XII in exergue
20mm x 21mm, 3.81g
RIC V, Part I, 181; Göbl 750b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 262-263, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
FORTVNA REDVX
Fortuna standing facing, head left, rudder set on globe in right hand, cornucopiae in left
V in right field
20mm x 22mm, 3.24g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 193, but unlisted with this bust type and V in field instead of exergue); Göbl 586a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 262-263, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
FORTVNA REDVX
Fortuna standing facing, head left, rudder on globe in right hand, cornucopiae in left
V in right field
21mm x 23mm, 3.93g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 193, but unlisted with mark in field instead of exergue); Göbl 586w
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
FORTVNA REDVX
Fortuna seated left, rudder on globe in right hand, cornucopiae in left, shield engraved with + under chair
22mm x 23mm, 4.42g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 194a, but unlisted without V mark); Göbl 545g
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 263-264, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
INDVLGENT AVG
Indulgentia seated left, right hand extended, transverse scepter in left
P in exergue
22mm, 4.15g
RIC V, Part I, 205; Göbl 541g
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 267-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
IOVI CONS AVG
Goat standing right
V in exergue
20mm x 22mm, 3.34g
RIC V, Part I, 207; Göbl 731b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
IOVI CO_NS_ERVAT
Jupiter standing facing, head left, thunderbolt in right hand, vertical scepter in left
N in left field
22mm x 24mm, 3.21g
RIC V, Part I, 210; Göbl 625a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 264-266, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
IOVI P_ROPVGNAT
Jupiter standing facing, head right, hurling thunderbolt with right hand, cloak in left
XI in left field
20mm x 22mm, 4.03g
RIC V, Part I, 214; Göbl 641a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 264-266, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
IOVIS-STATOR
Jupiter standing facing, head right, thunderbolt in left hand, vertical scepter in right
21mm x 22mm, 4.57g
RIC V, Part I, 216; Göbl 611w
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
IOVI-VLTORI
Jupiter standing facing, head right, hurling thunderbolt with right hand, cloak in left
S in left field
20mm x 23mm, 3.68g
RIC V, Part I, 221; Göbl 348a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 267-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIE_NVS AVG
Radiate head right
LIBERO P CONS AVG
Panther walking left
B in exergue
20mm x 21mm, 4.00g
RIC V, Part I, 230; Göbl 713b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection

Note: Unusual deliberate legend break on obverse. Although the portrait on Gallienus's coins sometimes creates legend interruptions with the radiate crown, I believe this may be the first piece I've seen with an intentional legend break.


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 262-263, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
LIBERT AV_G
Libertas standing facing, head left, pileus in right hand, left arm leaning on column and holding transverse scepter, left leg crossed in front
S in right field
20mm x 21mm, 4.21g
RIC V, Part I, 232; Göbl 474f
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 264-266, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
MART_I PACIFERO
Mars standing left, branch upward in right hand, vertical spear in left and resting left hand on large shield set on ground
A in left field
22mm x 24mm, 3.83g
RIC V, Part I, 236; Göbl 570a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection

Note: The field mark is an A, even though it looks like an H. The Rome mint often rendered A with an open top, as can be seen by comparing it to all of the other A's on this coin.


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 264-266, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
MARTI-PACIFERO
Mars standing left, branch upward in right hand, vertical spear in left and resting left hand on large shield set on ground
A in left field
21mm x 25mm, 3.39g
RIC V, Part I, 236; Göbl 570w
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 267-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
NEPT_VNO CONS AVG
Hippocamp swimming right
N in exergue
19mm x 22mm, 2.93g
RIC V, Part I, 245; Göbl 743b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 264-266, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
ORIE_N_S AVG
Sol advancing left, right hand raised, whip in left over shoulder
Z (retrograde) in left field
20mm x 21mm, 2.82g
RIC V, Part I, 249; Göbl 616a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
IMP GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
PAX AE_TERNA AVG
Pax standing facing, branch upward in right hand, transverse scepter in left
D in right field
21mm x 25mm, 4.60g
RIC V, Part I, 252; Göbl 679q1
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
IMP CAES GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
PAX AE_TERNA AVG
Pax standing facing, head left, branch upward in right hand, transverse scepter in left
D in left field
21mm x 23mm, 2.88g
RIC V, Part I, 254; Göbl 678w2
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
PAX-AVG
Pax standing facing, head left, branch upward in right hand, transverse scepter in left
V in left field
20mm x 21mm, 3.45g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 256 for same but V in right field); Göbl 366x
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
PROVID AVG
Providentia standing facing, head left, globe in right hand, transverse scepter in left
20mm x 22mm, 2.89g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 270 for same but unlisted without series field mark); Göbl 462q1
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
PR_OVID AVG
Providentia standing facing, head left, globe outward in right hand, transverse scepter in left
P in left field
21mm x 24mm, 3.81g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 270, but unlisted with field mark in left field instead of right); Göbl 463f
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 261-263, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
SECV_RIT ORBIS
Securitas seated left, scepter in right hand, propping head with left hand
VI in exergue
21mm x 23mm, 3.77g
RIC V, Part I, 278; Göbl 555g
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 265-267, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIEN_VS AVG
Radiate head right
SECVRI_T PERPET
Securitas standing facing, head left, vertical scepter in right hand, left arm resting on column
H in right field
19mm x 22mm, 3.48g
RIC V, Part I, 280; Göbl 595a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 267-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
SOLI CONS AVG
Winged horse flying right
A in exergue
21mm x 23mm, 3.99g
RIC V, Part I, 283; Göbl 712b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection; Ex Harlan J Berk

Notes from Berk ticket (written by Curtis Clay): "The legend naming the sun god suggests that the winged horse on the reverse is not Pegasus, as usually assumed, but rather one of the horses that drew Sol's chariot across the sky (I. Carradice in the Cunetio Treasure report, p.188)".


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
VBERITA_S AVG
Uberitas standing facing, head left, purse in right hand, cornucopiae in left
E in right field
19mm x 22mm, 3.30g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 287 for same reverse type); Göbl 583a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
VICTO_RIA AET
Victory standing facing, head left, wreath upward in right hand, palm in left over shoulder
Z (retrograde) in left field
20mm x 21mm, 2.80g
RIC V, Part I, 297 variant; Göbl 589a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection

Note: Variant for field mark - regular Z expected.


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VICTORIA-AE_T
Victory standing facing, head left, wreath upward in right hand, palm in left over shoulder
S | P across fields
20mm x 22mm, 2.56g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 297 for reverse type); Göbl 708Ac
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VICTORIA AVG
Victory advancing left, wreath upward in right hand, palm in left over shoulder
T in left field
20mm x 22mm, 3.77g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 301 for same, but unlisted combination of bust type and field mark); Göbl 355x
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 262-263, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VICTO_RIA AVG III
Victory advancing left, wreath upward in right hand, palm in left over shoulder
T in left field
21mm x 24mm, 3.20g
RIC V, Part I, 305; Göbl 358x
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection

Note: This type was issued to commemorate the victory over Macrianus and Quietus in the East in 262.


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 261-262, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VIRTVS-AVG
Mars standing facing in military dress, helmeted head left, globe in right hand, reversed spear in left
P in right field
18mm x 21mm, 3.38g
RIC V, Part I, 317; Göbl 344x
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Rome
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
VIRTV_S AV_GVSTI
Mars, standing facing, helmeted head left, branch upward in right hand, vertical spear in left, right foot on helmet set on ground
X in right field
20mm x 22mm, 3.21g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 320 for reverse type); Göbl 637a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 264-265, Sole Reign, Mediolanum
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
DIAN_A-FELIX
Diana standing facing, head right, bow in left hand, reversed spear in right, stag bounding right from behind
20mm x 21mm, 3.46g
RIC V, Part I, 473; Göbl 1146m
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Mediolanum (RIC) Rome (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
FORTVNA REDVX
Fortuna seated left, rudder set on globe in right hand, cornucopiae in left
S in exergue
21mm x 24mm, 2.79g
RIC V, Part I, 484; Göbl 546g
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Mediolanum
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
INDVLG AVG
Spes advancing left, flower upward in right hand, hitching skirt with left
P in left field
19mm x 21mm, 2.65g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 485, but unlisted with P in field instead of exergue); Göbl 1197c
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection; Ex Barry Murphy


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Mediolanum
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
LAETI_TIA AVG
Laetitia standing facing, head left, wreath downward in right hand, left hand resting on anchor set on ground
19mm x 22mm, 2.59g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 489 for same, but unlisted without field or exergual mark); Göbl 1093m
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 264-265, Sole Reign, Mediolanum
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
ORI_E_NS AVG
Sol standing facing, radiate head left, right hand raised, globe outward in left
20mm x 21mm, 3.08g
RIC V, Part I, 495; Göbl 1126m
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Mediolanum
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
PA_X AVG
Pax standing facing, head left, branch upward in right hand, transverse scepter in left
21mm x 22mm, 4.41g
RIC V, Part I, 499; Göbl 1220c
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection; Ex Glenn Woods


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Mediolanum
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
SALV_S AVG
Salus standing facing, head right, feeding serpent in both arms
MS in exergue
19mm x 21mm, 2.95g
RIC V, Part I, 512a; Göbl 1354d
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Mediolanum
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
VIRTV_S AVG
Virtus, standing facing, helmeted head left, right breast exposed, right hand resting on large shield set on ground, reversed vertical spear in left
18mm x 20mm, 2.44g
RIC V, Part I, 534; Göbl 1147m
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 262-265, Sole Reign, Siscia
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
FELI_CI AVG
Felicitas standing facing, head left, long vertical caduceus in right hand, cornucopiae in left
19mm x 20mm, 3.35g
RIC V, Part I, 565; Göbl 1428 variant (bust type)
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Siscia
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
PROVI AVG
Providentia standing facing, head left, wand in right hand over globe at feet, cornucopiae in left
II in right field
19mm x 21mm, 4.95g
RIC V, Part I, 580; Göbl 1476b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Siscia
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate head right
SALVS AVG
Salus standing facing, head left, scepter in left hand, patera in right and feeding snake rising from altar at left
* in left field
19mm x 20mm, 3.09g
RIC V, Part I, 581; Göbl 1462b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 264, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
P M TR P XII COS V P P
Serapis standing facing, modius on head left, right hand raised, scepter in left
21mm x 23mm, 4.05g
RIC V, Part I, 600; Göbl 1608b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
P M TR P XV P P
Neptune standing left, vertical trident in left hand, leaning on knee with right arm, right foot on prow
VII C . in exergue
19mm x 21mm, 3.58g
RIC V, Part I, 603; Göbl 1638a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection; Ex Glenn Woods

Note: VII C in the exergue is indicative of the seventh and last consulate of Gallienus, which commenced in year 266. P XV in the legend refers to the Tribunician year 267.


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
AETERNI_TAS AVG
Saturn standing facing, veiled head right, billhook in left hand
PXV in exergue
21mm x 22mm, 3.82g
RIC V, Part I, 606; Göbl 1662i
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
FIDE_S AVG
Mercury standing facing, head left, purse in right hand, short caduceus in left
PXV in exergue
20mm x 21mm, 4.02g
RIC V, Part I, 607; Göbl 1667k
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
IOVI CON_SERVAT
Jupiter standing facing, head left, globe outward in right hand, vertical scepter in left
PXV in exergue
21mm, 3.05g
RIC V, Part I, 608; Göbl 1668i
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
LVNA-L_VCIF
Diana standing facing, crescent moon on head right, long lit transverse torch in both hands
PXV in exergue
20mm x 22mm, 3.50g
RIC V, Part I, 609; Göbl 1665i
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
LVNA-L_VCIF
Diana standing facing, head right, long, lit, transverse torch in both hands
PXV in exergue
19mm x 20mm, 4.64g
RIC V, Part I, 609; Göbl 1665k
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
SALV_S AVG
Apollo standing facing, head left, branch downward in right hand, left elbow leaning on tripod
PXV in exergue
19mm x 22mm, 3.69g
RIC V, Part I, 610; Göbl 1670k
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
SOLI INVICTO
Sol standing facing, radiate head left, globe outward in left hand, right hand raised
19mm x 20mm, 3.60g
RIC V, Part I, 611 variant; Göbl 1655f
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection

Note: Variant for series mark - PXV in exergue expected


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
SOLI INVICTO
Sol standing facing, radiate head left, globe outward in left hand, right hand raised
PXV in exergue
18mm x 20mm, 3.60g
RIC V, Part I, 611; Göbl 1663i
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
VIRT_VS AVG
Mars standing facing, helmeted head right, vertical spear in right hand, left hand resting on large shield set on ground
PXV in exergue
20mm x 21mm, 4.29g
RIC V, Part I, 612; Göbl 1666i
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 266-267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
FORTVNA REDVX
Fortuna standing facing, head left, vertical short caduceus in right hand, cornucopiae in left
VII C . in exergue
22mm, 3.61g
RIC V, Part I, 613; Göbl 1640b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 266-267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
IVBENTVS AVG
Gallienus standing facing, head left, Victory in right hand, vertical spear in left
VII C . in exergue
20mm x 21mm, 2.98g
RIC V, Part I, 615; Göbl 1641a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection; Ex Beast Coins, VCoins, 2006


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 266-268, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
LAETITIA AVG
Laetitia standing facing, head left, wreath downward in right hand, left hand on anchor set on ground
VII C .  in exergue
20mm x 21mm, 3.58g
RIC V, Part I, 616; Göbl 1642b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 266-267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
PIETAS AVG
Gallienus standing facing, head left, sacrificing from patera in right hand over lit altar at left, transverse scepter in left
VII C . in exergue
18mm x 21mm, 2.42g
RIC V, Part I, 618; Göbl 1645a
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Samosata (Göbl)
GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right, drapery on left shoulder
AEQVITAS AVG
Aequitas standing facing, head left, scales in right hand, cornucopiae in left
21mm x 24mm, 3.88g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 626 for same, but with * in left field); Göbl 1610b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 264, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
AEQVITAS AVG
Aequitas standing facing, head left, scales in right hand, cornucopiae in left
* in left field
21mm x 22mm, 3.99g
RIC V, Part I, 627; Göbl 1610g
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 265-266, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
AETERNITATI AVG
She-wolf standing right, suckling Remus and Romulus
Palm right in exergue
22mm, 3.83g
RIC V, Part I, 628; Göbl 1628c
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, cuirassed
AETERNITATI AVG
Sol standing facing, radiate head left, right hand raised, globe outward in left
* in left field
20mm x 22mm, 4.38g
RIC V, Part I, 629; Göbl 1611e
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 264, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
AETERNITATI AVG
Sol standing facing, radiate head left, right hand raised, globe outward in left
* in left field
20mm x 23mm, 3.33g
RIC V, Part I, 630; Göbl 1611g
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
GENIVS AVG
Genius standing facing, modius on head left, sacrificing from patera in right hand over lit altar at left, cornucopiae in left
Palm left in exergue
21mm x 23mm, 3.89g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 638, but unlisted with this bust type); Göbl 1630c
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AR Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
IOVI-STATORI
Jupiter standing facing, head right, vertical scepter in right hand, thunderbolt in left
21mm x 22mm, 3.14g
RIC V, Part I, 644; Göbl 1612b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 265, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
PAX FVNDATA
Trophy between seated, mourning captives
Palm branch right in exergue
20mm x 24mm, 3.50g
RIC V, Part I, 652; Göbl 1635c
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 265, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
PROVIDENTIA AVG
Mercury standing facing, head left, purse in right hand, caduceus in left
20mm x 21mm, 3.88g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 653 for same reverse type with SPQR in exergue); Göbl 1651g
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
ROMAE AETE_RNAE
Roma seated left on shield, Victory in right hand, vertical spear in left
22mm x 23mm, 3.71g
RIC V, Part I, 654; Göbl 1613b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 265, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
SAECVLARHS AVG
Stag standing right
Palm branch right in exergue
22mm x 24mm, 3.80g
RIC V, Part I, 656 variant; Göbl 1626d
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection

Note: Variant for reverse legend - SAECVLARES


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 265, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
SOLI INVICTO
Sol standing facing, radiate head left, right hand raised, whip in left
20mm x 21mm, 3.68g
RIC V, Part I, 658; Göbl 1659f
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, AE Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VICT_ORIA-AVG
Victory advancing left, wreath upward in right hand, palm in left over shoulder
20mm x 23mm, 2.69g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 662 for type); Göbl 1615b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection

Note: The style of this specimen is strikingly similar to that on the Antioch issues of Macrianus and Quietus.


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 264, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
VICTORIA AVG
Victory standing left, wreath upward in right hand, palm in left over shoulder
* in exergue
21mm x 24mm, 3.41g
RIC V, Part I, 663; Göbl 1615i
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Billon Antoninianus, 267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VIRTV_S AVG
Virtus, standing facing, helmeted head left, right breast exposed, right hand resting on large shield set on ground, reversed vertical spear in left
20mm x 23mm, 2.86g
RIC V, Part I, 667; Göbl 1617b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 266-267, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
VIRTV_S AVG
Soldier standing facing in military dress, helmeted head left, right hand resting on large shield set on ground, vertical spear in left
* in exergue
20mm x 21mm, 2.55g
RIC V, Part I, 668; Göbl 1617i
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 265, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
VIRTVS AVG
Gallienus standing facing, head right, globe in left hand, transverse spear in right
Palm branch right in exergue
22mm x 23mm, 4.45g
RIC V, Part I, 670; Göbl 1636c
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 265, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VIRTVS AVG
Gallienus standing facing, head right, globe in left hand, transverse spear in right
Palm right in exergue
21mm x 22mm, 3.80g
RIC V, Part I, 670; Göbl 1636d
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VIRTVS AVGVSTI
Hercules, nude, standing right, right hand on hip, lion-skin and club in left and set on rock
22mm, 3.60g
RIC V, Part I, 672; Göbl 1616b
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 260-268, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS P F AVG
Radiate, cuirassed bust right
VIRTVS AVGVSTI
Hercules, nude, standing right, right hand on hip, lion-skin and club in left and set on rock
* in right field
20mm x 22mm, 3.90g
RIC V, Part I, -- (cf. RIC 672 for same, but unlisted with * in right field); Göbl 1616e
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection


Gallienus, Silvered Antoninianus, 264, Sole Reign, Asia (RIC) Antioch (Göbl)
GALLIENVS AVG
Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from behind
VIRTVS AVGVSTI
Hercules, nude, standing right, right hand on hip, lion-skin and club in left and set on rock
* in right field
20mm x 22mm, 3.55g
RIC V, Part I, 673; Göbl 1616g
Ex Dan Hoffman Gallienus Collection