Deultum - Serapis




Province Thrace
City Deultum
Size (mm) 25
Weight (g) 8.10
Die Axis 0
Tariff 2 assaria
Governor -
Ob. Leg. M OPEL•ANT•DIADVMENIANVS
Ob. Desc. Bare headed and draped bust right – seen from behind
Meaning Marcus Opellius Antonius Diadumenianus, Caesar
Rev. Leg. COL FL PA-C DEVLT
Rev. Desc. Serapis standing facing, wearing modius, holding sceptre, right hand raised.
Meaning Colonia Flavia Pacensis Deultum – Honouring the local cult
References; Private collection Switzerland; SNG Milan VI 2000; SNG Italia 406; SNG Bulgaria 207
Notes: Colonia Flavia Pacensis Deultum which translates to Peaceful Flavian Colony of Deultum, founded by Vespasian