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Coin of Timbriada with bust of Septimius Severus

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Septimius Severus to right. Countermark at right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Polos-crowned Cybele enthroned to left, patera in her extended right hand, cornucopiae in left. Lions flank throne. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek...

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Provenance

One of a group of coins purchased in Greece or Asia Minor in 1963 by Cornelius C. Vermeule III on behalf of MFA with funds approved in advance by the Trustees; accessioned March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Timbriada, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 34.5 mm. Weight: 21.45 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.172

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins