Denarius with bust of Severus Alexander

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

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

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