Coin of Neocaesarea with bust of Severus Alexander
Mint: Pontus, Neocaesarea
Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 16.95 gm. Die Axis: 6
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Two tetrastyle temples.
Above, prize crown with two palm branches.
Inscription in Greek around and in exergue.
By 1969: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; July 1, 1969: purchased from Robert E. Hecht, Jr. by Mary B. Comstock for MFA; gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA, September 23, 1969
Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock