Denarius with bust of Severus Alexander

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 229


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 2.53 gm.

Accession Number

32.1286

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Severus Alexander, laureate, right.
IMPSEVALE XANDAVG
Reverse: Annona, standing left, right foot on prow, holding two ears of wheat in extended right hand and cornucopiae in left.
PMTRPVIII COSIIIPP

Credit Line

Source unidentified