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Coin of Timbriada with head of Severus Alexander

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Obverse: Laureate head of Severus Alexander to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Cybele on lion to left. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Timbriada, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 16.48 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.1258

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins