Coin of Nicaea with bust of Severus Alexander

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 222–235


Mint: Bithynia, Nicaea

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 10.06 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1932

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Severus Alexander to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Pan stands, head left, with branch in left hand.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., October 14, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour