Coin of Corinth with bust of Septimius Severus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Achaea: Peloponnese, Corinth

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 9.48 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

1998.615

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Septimius Severus to right.
L SEPTSEVP ERTAVGIMPIII
Reverse: At left in front of tree, bull to right. At right, circular temple of Melikertes.
CLI COR

Provenance

By date unknown: Lord Grantley's Collection; by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; 1998 year-end gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA

Credit Line

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