Coin of Colbassa with bust of Severus Alexander

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 225–235


Mint: Pisidia, Colbassa

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 5.44 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

65.197

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Severus Alexander to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Warrior stands, head left, holding spear in right hand, sword in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, February 10, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.