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Coin of Antioch with bust of Severus Alexander

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Severus Alexander to right. IMP CAES.SEVE R.ALEXAN DER Reverse: Wolf and Twins to right. COLCAESANTIOCH In exergue: SR

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, April 8, 1964

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 222–235

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 20.33 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.558

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins