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Denarius with head of Septimius Severus

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Obverse: Head of Septimius Severus, laureate, right LSEPTSEVPERT AVGIMPVIII Reverse: Pax seated left, holding branch in right hand and sceptre in left hand over left shoulder. PM TRPV COSIIPP

Provenance

By date unknown: The Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins; bequest of Augustine Shurtleff to MFA; accessioned February 5, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 196–197

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.15 gm.

Accession Number

01.5009

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins