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Coin of Sillyum with bust of Septimius Severus

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Obverse: Bust of Septimius Severus, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right. (Inscription in Greek) Reverse: God Mên on horseback, right. (Inscription in Greek)

Provenance

By date unknown: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Liste 333, April 1972, no. 41); November 13, 1972: purchased from Münzen und Medaillen A.G by Mary B. Comstock for MFA; December 13, 1972: gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock

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

Mint

Sillyum, Pamphylia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 25.68 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1972.1017

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins