Coin of Antioch with bust of Septimius Severus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 29.52 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.166

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Septimius Severus to right.
LSE PTSEVPER TAVGIMPPP
Reverse: Veiled, togate magistrate (Augustus ) plowing to right with pair of yoked oxen.
COLCAES ANTIOC H In ex.: S.R

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