Coin of Sillyum with bust of Septimius Severus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Pamphylia, Sillyum

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 25.68 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1972.1017

Medium or Technique

Bronze

On View

Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Septimius Severus, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: God Mên on horseback, right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Liste 333, April 1972, no. 41); November 13, 1972: purchased from Münzen und Medaillen A.G by Mary B. Comstock for MFA; December 13, 1972: gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock