Coin of Corcyra with bust of Septimius Severus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Epirus (Islands off), Corcyra

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 13.96 gm. Die Axis: 9

Accession Number

66.924

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Septimius Severus to right, aegis on left shoulder.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Pegasus flying right.
Inscription in Greek above and below.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection (as ex Brand and Lockett Collections); gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

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