Aureus with bust of Severus Alexander
Mint: Italy, Rome
Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 6.40 gm. Die Axis: 5
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Bust of Severus Alexander, laureate, draped, right.
Reverse: Severus Alexander standing left holds patera in right hand over lighted altar, scroll in left hand.
By date unknown: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; November 13, 1963: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr.
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour