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Coin of Hypaepa with bust of Septimius Severus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus to right. At right, counterstamp of standing Artemis. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Within hexastyle temple, Artemis Anaïtis. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1982: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., Suite 1100, 1050 Seventeenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 (List No. 2, February, 1982, no. 36); purchased by MFA from Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., June 9, 1982

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Hypaepa, Asia: Lydia

Dimensions

Diameter: 36.5 mm. Weight: 24.84 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1982.391

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins