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Bronze sestertius of Alexander Severus

Period:
Late Imperial, Severan
Date:
A.D. 231
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
19.8g (19.8g)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.170.392
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 169
IMP SEV ALEXANDER AVG, head of emperor/IOVI CONSERVATORI S C, Jupiter holding thunderbolt over small figure of emperor
Rome
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