Coin of Perinthus with bust of Severus Alexander
Mint: Thrace, Perinthus
Diameter: 42.5 mm. Weight: 37.16 gm. Die Axis: 7
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right, gorgoneion on cuirass, aegis on left shoulder.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Emperor on horseback right, spear in raised right hand.
Inscription in Greek around and in exergue.
By 1973: with A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd., 11 Adelphi Terrace, London WC2N 6BJ, England; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd., March 13, 1974
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour