Septimius Severus, AD 193 - 211, Silver denarius.

Ancient Coins - Septimius Severus, AD 193 - 211, Silver denarius.
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Denomination : Silver denarius.  Mint : Rome.

Date : AD 204

Reference : Sear-6285

Size : 17.2 x 18.0 mm.  Weight : 3.28 grams.

Grade : gVF/VF

Obverse : Head of Severus right, with SEVERVS PIVS AVG around.

Reverse : Dea Caelesis, holding a thunderbolt while seated on a lion leaping right, with water gushing from rocks below the lion, with INDVLGENTIA AVGG IN CARTH around.

This reverse type probably commemorates the building an an aquaduct at Carthage, as a reward for that cities help in bringing him to power 10 years earlier.

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