Coin of Casae with bust of Otacilia Severa

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Cilicia, Casae

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 10.23 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1236

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Otacilia Severa to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Herakles standing, looking right, club in right hand, lion’s skin on left arm.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour