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Coin of Corcyra with bust of Septimius Severus

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Septimius Severus to right, aegis on left shoulder. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Pegasus flying right. Inscription in Greek above and below. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection (as ex Brand and Lockett Collections); gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

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

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


Corcyra, Epirus (Islands off)


Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 13.96 gm. Die Axis: 9

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The Ancient World


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