Coin of Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum with bust of Severus Alexander
Mint: Cilicia, Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum
Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 13.78 gm. Die Axis: 5
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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, head turned right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche seated on rock left holds corn ears in right hand. River-god swims to left at feet. Column on each side of her with inscription as arch.
Inscriptions in Greek as arch, and at left and right, below, and in field.
See attached media
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