Coin of Antioch with bust of Severus Alexander

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 222–235


Mint: Pisidia, Antioch

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 20.33 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.558

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Severus Alexander to right.
IMP CAES.SEVE R.ALEXAN DER
Reverse: Wolf and Twins to right.
COLCAESANTIOCH In exergue: SR

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, April 8, 1964

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III