Sestertius with bust of Septimius Severus
Diameter: 32.5 mm. Weight: 24.57 gm. Die Axis: 2
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Septimius Severus, to right.
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Reverse: Caracalla and Geta, veiled and togate, sacrifice over altar in center. Between them, and behind altar, stands Septimius Severus, veiled and togate.
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By 1968: with Spink & Son Ltd., 5, 6, & 7 King Street, St. James's, London, S.W. 1 (Spink & Son, Numismatic Circular, October 1968, no. 7116); purchased by MFA from Spink & Son Ltd., November 13, 1968
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour