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Orichalcum sestertius of Alexander Severus

Period:
Late Imperial, Severan
Date:
A.D. 222–235
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
17.5g (17.5g)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.170.395
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 169
IVLIA MAMAEA AVGVSTA, draped bust of Iulia Mammaea (the emperor's mother) / VENVS FELIX S C, Venus seated, holding statuette and sceptre
Rome
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