Coin of Germanicopolis with bust of Septimius Severus
Mint: Paphlagonia, Germanicopolis
Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 16.05 gm. Die Axis: 7
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Eagle, head turned right with wreath in beak, perched left on altar, between two standards.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.
By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, March 8, 1967
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III