Tetradrachm of Antioch with bust of Otacilia Severa
about A.D. 245
Mint: Syria, Antioch
Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 11.59 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Bust of Otacilia Severa, draped, wearing stephane, right. Crescent behind.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Eagle, head turned right, holds wreath in beak.
Inscriptions in Greek around and below eagle.
Ruler: Philip I, About A.D. 245
By 1964: with Berdj H. Kazandjian, 58 Langdon Avenue, Watertown, Mass.; purchased by MFA from Berdj H. Kazandjian, April 8, 1964
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour