Coin of Timbriada with bust of Septimius Severus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Pisidia, Timbriada

Dimensions

Diameter: 34.5 mm. Weight: 21.45 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.172

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Septimius Severus to right.
Countermark at right. Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Polos-crowned Cybele enthroned to left, patera in her extended right hand, cornucopiae in left.
Lions flank throne.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

One of a group of coins purchased in Greece or Asia Minor in 1963 by Cornelius C. Vermeule III on behalf of MFA with funds approved in advance by the Trustees; accessioned March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour