Coin of Stratonicea with head of Severus Alexander

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 222–235


Mint: Asia: Caria, Stratonicea

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 4.85 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.1379

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Severus Alexander right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus on throne left holding patera in right hand, sceptre in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour