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cn coin 15365

Connected to Type
CN Type 3454 🔍
Mint
Abydos 🔍
Region: Troas
Date
193-211 AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
Legend obverse ΑV ΚΑΙ Λ ϹЄΠΤΙΜ ϹЄΟVΗΡΟϹ ΠЄΡΤ
Design
Laureate bust of Septimius Severus, right, wearing paludamentum. Border of dots.
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Reverse
Legend
Legend reverse ΑΡΧ ΦΑ - ΠΡΟΚΛΟV // ΑΒVΔΗΝΩ/Ν
Design
Warrior in military dress standing right at prow of galley, looking back, holding spear and extending his right hand; warrior standing behind him, bust of Athena on acrostolium and another one behind; on a second galley, warrior with helmet and shild seated right; to left, herald blowing trumpet on high tower. Border of dots.
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Persons
Sitter
Septimius Severus 🔍
Archon
Proklos (I) 🔍
Metrology
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
39 mm
Weight
21.98 g
Axis
6
Owner
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, us  
Owner Inventory No.: 2002.24
Provenience: ex CNG auction, Triton V, New York, January 15-16, 2002, lot 1716; purchased at Triton V on behalf of MFA by Frank L. Kovacs; February 27, 2002: purchased by MFA from Frank L. Kovacs
Reproduction Owner
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston [us]
Literature
Venuti, Antiqua numismata maximi moduli aurea, argentea, aerea: ex Museo Alexander S.R.E. Card. Albani in Vaticanam Bibliothecam a Clemente XII. Pont. Opt. Max, Romae 1739 p. 101, pl. L, pic. 1  
Mionnet, S.T.2.Description de médailles antiques, grecques et romaines, avec leur degré de rareté et leur estimation: ouvrage servant de catalogue à une suite de vingt mille empreintes en soufre prises sur les pièces originales, 1822 p. 637, nr. 53  
Imhoof-Blumer, Beiträge zur Erklärung griechischer Münztypen 5, 1910 p. 30-31, nr. 22, pl. II, pic. 19  
Dahmen, The legend of Alexander the Great on Greek and Roman coins, New York 2007 p. 83, annot. 189  
Kraft, Das System der kaiserzeitlichen Münzprägung in Kleinasien: Materialien und Entwürfe, Berlin 1972 p. 160, pl. 56, pic. 21  
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cn coin 15365, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_15365 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/23]
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