Denarius with head of Septimius Severus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 202–210


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.65 gm.

Accession Number

01.5008

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Septimius Severus, laureate, right.
SEVERVS PIVSAVG
Reverse: Septimius, veiled, standing left, holding branch in extended right hand and roll in left.
FVNDAT OR PACIS

Provenance

By date unknown: The Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins; bequest of Augustine Shurtleff to MFA; accessioned February 5, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins