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Sestertius

Object Number:29-126-1066B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Imperial Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome (Italy)
Maker: Severus Alexander
Period: Alexander Severus
Date Made: 231-235 AD
Early Date: 231
Late Date: 235
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Severus Alexander
Providentia
Grain
Modius
Cornucopia
Inscription Language:Latin
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Severus Alexander AE sestertius. One:poor. IMPALEXANDERPIVSAVG Head r., laur. PROVIDENTIA AVG Providentia stg. holds ears of grain over modius and cornucopiae; S C

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. 121, no. 642bView Objects related to this Type Citation

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