Coin of Thyatira with busts of Elagabalus and Severus Alexander, struck under Aur. Centaurus Dio
Mint: Asia: Lydia, Thyatira
Diameter: 47 mm. Weight: 45.26 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Busts of Elagabalus and Severus Alexander laureate, draped, cuirassed, confronting.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Helios, laurel branch in right hand, double axe in left, stands in frontal quadriga.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue. .
By 1981: with Frank Sternberg, Bahnhofstrasse 84, CH-8001 Zurich, Switzerland (auction 11, November 20-21, lot 305); purchased by MFA from Frank Sternberg, October 13, 1982
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour