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Numismatics
Ruler: Septimius Severus, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 146–211, ruled 193–211
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown
Honorand: Julia Domna, Empress of Rome, A.D. 160–217

Denarius of Septimius Severus, Emperor of Rome from Rome

193–211

silver

3.64 g, 6:00, 20 mm
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund with the assistance of Ben Lee Damsky
2009.110.85
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd–3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Manton Assosciates, March 1994, FPL 11, lot R59; G. Hirsch, Munich, February 15–8, 1995, cat. 185, lot 1061; Ben Lee Damsky, 1995–2009; 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.