Coin of Nicaea with bust of Otacilia Severa

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Bithynia, Nicaea

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 11.88 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

67.331

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Otacilia Severa to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Nike standing left, wreath in right hand, palm in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, March 8, 1967

Credit Line

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