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Contributor: David Sorenson.
Issuer: SEVERUS ALEXANDER, AD 222-235. AR Quinarius (2.64 gm).
Obverse: IMP. C. M. AVR. SEV. ALEXAND. AVG., Laureate draped bust right.
Reverse: ANNONA AVG., Annona standing left holding grain-ears over modius and corucopiae.
Reference: RIC 132; Sear 2200. Grade: VF.
Comments: For more information, read the "Alexander Severus" entry from De Imperatoribus Romanis.
For recent scholarship on Severus Alexander see TOCS-IN; for book reviews, see Bryn Mawr Classical Reviews.