Coin of Iulia-Gordus with bust of Septimius Severus, struck under Iulius
Mint: Asia: Lydia, Iulia-Gordus
Diameter: 35.5 mm. Weight: 19.87 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Bust of Septimius Severus, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Hades in quadriga of galloping horses right, turns back holding Persephone with right arm, scepter in left hand. Beneath horses, Persephone’s flower basket.
Inscription in Greek around and below.
By 1971: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 11 Adelphi Terrace, London WC2N 6BJ, England; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., January 12, 1972
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour