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Coin of Cremna with bust of Severus Alexander

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Severus Alexander, right. IMPMAVRSEV ALEXAND[ ] AVG Reverse: Sylvanus stands holding pedum and syrinx. SILVANCOL CREMN

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 22, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Cremna, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 5.80 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.901

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins