Coin of Thyatira with head of Septimius Severus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Thyatira

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 9.83 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1286

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Septimius Severus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Selene-Hekate runs right, head left, crescent behind shoulders, holding torch in each hand.
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