Antoninianus with bust of Otacilia Severa, struck under Philip I

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 248


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 3.69 gm.

Accession Number

01.5005

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Otacilia Severa, diademed, right, with crescent about shoulders.
OTACILSEVERAAVG
Reverse: Pietas standing left, holding right hand over lighted altar, with perfume box in left. In field left, D (or Greek letter delta as in RIC ).
 PIETASAVGG

Provenance

By date unknown: The Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins; bequest of Augustine Shurtleff to MFA; accessioned February 5, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins