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Numismatics
Ruler: Geta Lucius Septimius, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 189–211
Ruler: Septimius Severus, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 146–211, ruled 193–211
Ruler: Caracalla, Roman Emperor, A.D. 188–217, ruled A.D. 198–217
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown

Sestertius of Geta Lucius Septimius, Emperor of Rome; Septimius Severus, Emperor of Rome; Caracalla, Roman Emperor from Rome

211

Bronze

18.31 g, 12:00, 30.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Gilbert Steinberg
2001.87.3298
Geography: 
Made in Rome
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
3rd 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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