Coin of Philadelphia with bust of Severus Alexander, struck under Iul. Aristo Iulianus
Mint: Asia: Lydia, Philadelphia
Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 11.26 gm. Die Axis: 6
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Within distyle arched shrine, statue of Aphrodite to right holding mirror in left hand and arranging hair with right. Dolphin downwards at feet right.
Greek inscriptions in field, around, and in exergue.
By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour