Coin of Hierapolis in alliance with Ephesus with bust of Otacilia Severa

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Asia: Phrygia and Ionia, Hierapolis and Ephesus (Alliance)

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 6.60 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1149

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Otacilia Severa, wearing stephane, to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Two prize wreaths containing letters in Greek.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in field.

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