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Contributor: Mark Reid.
Issuer: SEVERUS ALEXANDER, AD 222-235. AR Denarius.
Obverse: IMP. C. M. AVR. SEV. ALEXAND. AVG., Laureate head right.
Reverse: P. M. TR. P. COS. P. P., Jupiter, naked, but for cloak behind over arms standing front, head left, holding thunderbolt and long sceptre.
Reference: RIC 5. Grade: XF+.
Comments: For more information, read the "De Imperatoribus Romanis.
For recent scholarship on Severus Alexander see TOCS-IN; for book reviews, see Bryn Mawr Classical Reviews.