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Imperial, Roman – 198 AD

Lucius Geta

From Ancient Galleries

Obverse: Bare-headed, draped, and cuirassed bust of a youthful Geta as Caesar, facing right.
Reverse: Felicitas standing facing with her head turned left, holding caduceus and cornucopia.

LEGEND
Obv: L SEPTIMIVS GETA CAES, Bare-headed, draped, and cuirassed bust of a youthful Geta facing right. Rev: FELICITAS TEMPOR, Goddess Felicitas standing facing with head turned left, holding caduceus in right hand and cornucopia in left.

 

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DOCUMENTATION
Value: Denarius. Metal: AR Silver. 3.57 grams. Mint: Rome. Date: 198 AD.
Attribution: British Museum Collection, Septimius Severus, 144; Roman Imperial Coinage, IV, 95; H. Cohen, 258, 44, RSC, 44a.

Legend, Documentation and Attribution

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