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Coin

Object Number:31-50-359
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Imperial Roman
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN 243, nothern grave, running E-W, Class J
Manufacture Location: Palestine
Maker: Septimus Severus
Locus: C.N. 243, northern grave, running E-W
Period: Imperial Roman Period
Date Made: 193-211 AD
Early Date: 193
Late Date: 211
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Septimius Severus
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1931
Other Number:30-9-117 - Field No SF

Description

Obv.: Laureate, draped bust on Septimius Severus to r. Inscription obliterated. Rev.: Types and inscription completely obliterated. Style and fabric is Palestinian.

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