Denarius with bust of Severus Alexander

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 223


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.79 gm.

Accession Number

32.1292

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Bust of Severus Alexander, laureate, draped, right.
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Reverse: Pax standing left, holding olive branch in right hand and vertical sceptre in left.
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Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified