Coin of Creteia-Flaviopolis with bust of Septimius Severus
Mint: Bithynia, Creteia-Flaviopolis
Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 9.65 gm. Die Axis: 12
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Demeter, holding two torches, stands right in car drawn by two winged serpents.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.
By date unknown: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, May 8, 1968
Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.