Sestertius with bust of Severus Alexander
Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 18.74 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Severus Alexander, laureate, right, with slight drapery over left shoulder.
Reverse: Sol, radiate, standing front, head left, raising right hand and holding globe in left
S C left and right in field.
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By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)
Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation