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

Denarius of Septimius Severus, Emperor of Rome from Alexandria

195

silver

2.94 g, 12:00, 18.1 mm
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund with the assistance of Ben Lee Damsky
2009.110.73
Geography: 
Made in Alexandria, Egypt
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Harlan Berk, Chicago, July 31, 2007, cat. 155, lot 325; Ben Lee Damsky, 2007–9; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2010.pdf (accessed 2012).

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