Denarius with bust of Septimius Severus
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 2.80 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Septimius Severus to right.
Reverse: Septimius Severus, veiled, standing to left, patera in right hand, sacrificing over an altar.
Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.
The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse