Silver denarius of Septimius Severus


On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 169

SEVERVS PIVS AVG, head of emperor/INDVLGENTIA AVGG IN CARTH, Dea Caelestis seated on lion—records some imperial favor granted to Carthage, capital of Africa, Severus' native province

Silver denarius of Septimius Severus, Silver, Roman

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