Mesopotamia, Carrhae. Septimius Severus (AD 193-211). Tetrastyle temple Very rare type

Description
Mesopotamia, Carrhae. Septimius Severus (AD 193-211). Tetrastyle temple Very rare type
Ungraded

MESOPOTAMIA, Carrhae. Septimius Severus. AD 193-211. Æ 9.5gr
CЄΠT[...] Laureate head right
ωNIDA [...], Tetrastyle temple with crescent in pediment; in central intercolumnation, conical baetyl on base surmounted by a crescent; in wings, two signa, each in a distyle shrine surmounted by a crescent.
BMC 4 var. (rev. legend); SNG Copenhagen -; SNG Hunterian -; SNG Righetti -; SNG Milan -; Lindgren & Kovacs 2557 var. (same); Lindgren III -.
about F, dark patina. Very rare type, and possibly an unrecorded variety.

Lot details
Culture/region
Mesopotamia, Carrhae
Ruler/era
Septimius Severus (AD 193-211)
Year/Period and Variation
Tetrastyle temple Very rare type
Condition
Ungraded
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 65,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in