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Sestertius

Object Number:29-126-1059
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Imperial Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome (Italy)
Maker: Severus Alexander
Period: Alexander Severus
Date Made: 222-231 AD
Early Date: 222
Late Date: 231
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Severus Alexander
Victory
Shield
Palm
Inscription Language:Latin
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Severus Alexander AE sestertius IMP SEV ALE XANDER AVG Head r., laur. VICTORIA-AVGVSTI Victory stg. r. writing (vot x) on shield affixed to palm; S C

Current & Past Exhibitions:

The Classical World: Rome ( Apr 1958 - 1975) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Sutherland, Carol H., and Sydenham, Edward A., and Mattingly, Harold. 1923. The Roman Imperial Coinage. v. 4. pt. 2. Macrinus to Pupienus.. London. Spink & Son. Vol. 4. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 119, no. 616 4bView Objects related to this Type Citation

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