Coin of Antioch with bust of Septimius Severus
Mint: Pisidia, Antioch
Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 23.60 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Septimius Severus to right.
Reverse: Mên standing, head to right, crescent behind shoulders, scepter in right hand, left elbow resting on column. On left hand, Nike on globe holding trophy. Left foot on bucranium. Cock at left.
COLCAES ANTIOCH, in field: S R
By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour