Coin of Pergamum with bust of Septimius Severus, struck under M. Iul. Pollio
Mint: Asia: Mysia, Pergamum
Diameter: 40.5 mm. Weight: 23.97 gm. Die Axis: 7
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: At right Aesculapius standing with serpent-staff in right hand. Hygeia stands at left feeding serpent from patera held in left hand.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.
By 1963: with Spink and Son, Ltd., 5-7 King Street, St. James's, London, S.W. 1, England; purchased by MFA from Spink and Son, Ltd., June 5, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour