Dryantilla – Wife

Sulpicia Dryantilla

Wife of Regalianus


Sulpicia Dryantilla was the daughter of Sulpicius PoIho and Claudia Ammiana. Dryantilla was most likely the wife of Regalianus at the time of his usurpation following the death of Valerian I. Other than these basic facts, nothing else has survived.


Monetary System

The coinage struck in the name of Dryantilla is typically overstruck on coinage of previous Emperors. Specimens executed on good silver issues are extremely rare. Most surviving specimens are purely overstruck upon bullion issues of later Emperors.

Mints: Carnuntum.

Obverse Legend:

SVLP. DRYANTILLA AVG.


DENOMINATIONS

AR Antoninianus (overstruck of AR denarius)
AR Antoninianus (overstruck of AR Antoninianus)


The Monetary History of the World
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