Coin of Hypaepa with bust of Septimius Severus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Hypaepa

Dimensions

Diameter: 36.5 mm. Weight: 24.84 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1982.391

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus to right.
At right, counterstamp of standing Artemis.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Within hexastyle temple, Artemis Anaïtis.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1982: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., Suite 1100, 1050 Seventeenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 (List No. 2, February, 1982, no. 36); purchased by MFA from Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., June 9, 1982

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour