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Numismatics
Ruler: Severus Alexander, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 208–235, ruled A.D. 222–35
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown

Denarius of Severus Alexander, Emperor of Rome from Rome

A.D. 227

Silver

2.95 g, 12:00, 20 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend Andrew Tully Pratt, B.A. 1847, M.D. 1852
2001.87.3477
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Reverend Anderw Tully Pratt, to 1872; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1872–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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