Co 1149 (Middle Roman denarius of Septimius Severus from Rome) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC IV, Septimius Severus 69, p. 99, pl. 5:19 (mint of Rome)
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 55, no. 709 (R. Hohlfelder identified as “Uncertain, Roman Imperial“)
Axis (1-12
6
Has denomination
Denarius
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
17.0
Numismatic Mint
Rome
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.85
Obverse Description
Laureate bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
L S[EPT SEV PERT] – AVG IMP VII
Reverse Description
Fortuna standing to left, holding cornucopia in left arm and rudder in right hand
Reverse Inscription
[P M T]R P–III COS II PP
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Silver (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1149 (Middle Roman denarius of Septimius Severus from Rome).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1149>