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Maker(s):Severus Alexander (minted under)
Culture:Roman; Imperial
Title:Sestertius of Severus Alexander
Date Made:222-235 CE
Materials:Bronze (AE)
Place Made:Asia; Turkey; Antioch
Measurements:28mm; 16.658g
Accession Number:  MH 2000.4.22d.INV
Credit Line:Source and date of acquisition unknown
Museum Collection:  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

Obverse: Bust of Severus Alexander right, laureate; AVT KAI MAP AV CE ALEXANDPOC C
Reverse: Tyche left holding rudder and cornucopia and Alexander who crowns her, river god below; ANTIOCEWN MHTRO KOLW D-E, SHC in ex.

ancient; archaeology; numismatics

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