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Coin of Stratonicea with busts of Septimius Severus and Julia Domna, struck under Leo

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus to right facing draped bust of Julia Domna to left. Countermark: head of an emperor. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Zeus Panamaros riding to right, with sceptre and patera; altar at right. Inscription in Greek around and in...

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Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 18, 1963

Credit Line

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

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

Mint

Stratonicea, Asia: Caria

Dimensions

Diameter: 38.5 mm. Weight: 24.11 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1402

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins