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Imperial, Roman – 198 AD

S. Severus

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Obverse: Laureate bearded bust of Septimius Severus facing right, legend around.
Reverse: Annona standing left holding grain ears and cornucopiae; foot on prow.

LEGEND
Obv. L SEPT SEV AVG XI PART MAX, Laureate head of Septimius Severus facing right. Rev. ANNONAE AVGG, Goddess Annona standing left, holding grain ears and cornucopiae, her right foot on a ships prow.

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DOCUMENTATION
Value: Denarius. Metal: AR Silver. Weight: 3.43 grams. Mint: Laodicea. Date: 198-202 AD.
Attribution: Roman Imperial Coinage IV 501; BMCRE 652; RSC 39.

Legend, Documentation and Attribution

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