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

Coin of Septimius Severus, Emperor of Rome from Laodicea ad Mare

196–98

Bronze

8.44 g, 12:00, 25.2 mm
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund with the assistance of Ben Lee Damsky
2009.110.74
Geography: 
Made in Laodicea ad Mare, Syria
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Frank L. Kovacs, San Mateo, Calif., to 2000; Ben Lee Damsky, 2000–9; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

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

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.