Coin of Hierapolis-Castabala with bust of Septimius Severus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Cilicia, Hierapolis-Castabala

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 11.30 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1975.303

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna right.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1975: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; March 25, 1975: purchased from Robert E. Hecht, Jr. by Mary B. Comstock for MFA; gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA, April 9, 1975

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock