Coin of Amasea with bust of Septimius Severus
Mint: Pontus, Amasea
Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 16.33 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Emperor on horseback to right, holding spear.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in field.
By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour