Coin of Alexandria Troas with bust of Severus Alexander
Mint: Asia: Troas, Alexandria Troas
Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 6.79 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Severus Alexander right.
Obverse: Smithion seen from side and front.
Statue of Apollo, on steps, holding patera to right.
COLA [V]GA L. In ex.: TRO
Said to be from the Campion Collection, sale November 1937, lot 152, partial; by 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 9, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 1,221.00 (this is the total cost for 62.364–62.462)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour