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Coin of Antioch with bust of Septimius Severus

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Septimius Severus to right. LSE PTSEVPER TAVGIMPPP Reverse: Veiled, togate magistrate (Augustus ?) plowing to right with pair of yoked oxen. COLCAES ANTIOC H In ex.: S.R

Provenance

One of a group of coins purchased in Greece or Asia Minor in 1963 by Cornelius C. Vermeule III on behalf of MFA with funds approved in advance by the Trustees; accessioned March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 29.52 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.166

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins