Denarius with head of Septimius Severus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 198–202


Mint: Laodicea

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 2.63 gm.

Accession Number

32.1255

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Septimius Severus, laureate, right.
LSEPTSEVAVGIMP XIPARTMAX
Reverse: Victory advancing left, holding diadem in both hands; in front of her, shield on low base.
VICTORIAE AVGGFEL

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified