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Coin of Antioch with bust of Septimius Severus

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Septimius Severus to right. IMPCAESL.SEP.SEV ERVS[PERA]VG Reverse: Mên standing, head to right, crescent behind shoulders, scepter in right hand, left elbow resting on column. On left hand, Nike on globe holding trophy. Left foot on bucranium. Cock at left....

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By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 193–211


Antioch, Pisidia


Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 23.60 gm. Die Axis: 1

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The Ancient World


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