Roman Republic. Severus Alexander (AD 222-235). Æ Sestertius, Rome mint. Special emission, AD 229

Description
Roman Republic. Severus Alexander (AD 222-235). Æ Sestertius, Rome mint. Special emission, AD 229
Ungraded

Severus Alexander (AD 222-235). Æ Sestertius. Rome mint. Special emission, AD 229.
Obv: IMP SEV ALEXANDER AVG, laureate bust right, slight drapery.
Rev: P M TR P VIII COS III P P, Severus Alexander driving triumphal quadriga right, holding eagle-tipped scepter and reins.
Ref: RIC IV 495; BMCRE 575; Banti 93
This issue was struck in commemoration of Alexander’s assumption of his third consulship.
31 mm; 24.30 gr

Lot details
Culture/region
Roman Republic
Ruler/era
Severus Alexander (AD 222-235)
Metal
Æ
Denomination
Sestertius
Year/Period and Variation
Rome mint. Special emission, AD 229
Condition
Ungraded
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