Denarius with bust of Geta, struck under Septimius Severus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 203–208


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.18 gm.

Accession Number

32.1262

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Geta, draped, head bare, right.
PSEPTIMIVS GETACAES
Reverse: Minerva standing front, head left, resting right hand on shield and holding reversed spear in left.
PONTIF C O S

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified