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Coin of Corinth with bust of Septimius Severus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus to right. LSEPTSEVREP TAVGIM [PIII] (sic) Reverse: Artemis huntress to left, bow in left hand. Stag runs to left, chased by hound. CLI COR

Provenance

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

Credit Line

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

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

Mint

Corinth, Achaea: Peloponnese

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 12.90 gm. Die Axis: 3

Accession Number

66.925

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins