Coin of Antioch with bust of Severus Alexander
Mint: Pisidia, Antioch
Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 22.28 gm. Die Axis: 5
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Severus Alexander to right.
IM PCAESSEVE RALEXANDE R (no crossbar on the As)
Reverse: Wolf nursing twins to right. At left, tree.
COLCAESANTIOCH (no crossbar on the As)
In exergue: SR
By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour