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Numismatics
Ruler: Septimius Severus, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 146–211, ruled 193–211
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown

Sestertius of Septimius Severus, Emperor of Rome from Rome

196

Bronze

25.09 g, 6:00, 32 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Gilbert Steinberg
2001.87.3151
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Gilbert Steinberg, to about 1984; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1984 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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