Coin of Pogla with bust of Septimius Severus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Pisidia, Pogla

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 22.89 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1977.609

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cult image of Artemis Pergaia within distyle shrine.
Star on each side of cult image.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1965: H. von Aulock Collection (Sylloge, no. 5144); by 1977: with Auctiones A.G., Aeschengraben 14, Basel, Switzerland (auction 7, June 7, 1977, lot 408); purchased on behalf of MFA at Auctiones auction 7 by Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G., September 14, 1977

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour