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Denarius with bust of Severus Alexander

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Obverse: Bust of Severus Alexander, laureate, draped right. IMPSEVALE XANDAVG Reverse: Severus Alexander in military dress, standing left, foot on helmet, holding globe in extended right hand and reversed spear in left. VIRTVS AVG

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 228–231

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.31 gm.

Accession Number

13.512

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins