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

Uncertain denomination of Septimius Severus from Plotinopolis

193–211

Copper

2.44 g, 1:00, 19.00 mm
Gift of James H. Schwartz
2005.6.165
Geography: 
Made in Plotinopolis, Thace, Greece
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd–3rd century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

James H. Schwartz, New York, to 2005; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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