The Barry P. Murphy Collection of Severan Denarii

 

 

Septimius Severus - Emesa Mint Page 5

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SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (2.80 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / COS III, Neptune standing right, holding sceptre in right hand, acrostolium in left, left foot on prow. RIC IV -; BMCRE -; RSC -.  Two known specimens. Many of Septimius' reverse types are copied from the coins of Trajan. This reverse was copied from a reverse of Hadrian (RIC 156), right down to the reverse legend! No other Hadrian reverses are known on Severan coins.

 

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SEV-239   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.30 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SE-V PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / FELICIT TEMPOR, grain ear between crossed cornucopiae. RIC IV 373; BMCRE 347; RSC 142b.   

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SEV-240   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.45 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SE-V PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / FELICIT TE-MPOR, grain ear between crossed cornucopiae. RIC IV 373; BMCRE 347; RSC 142b.   

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SEV-241   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.20 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IM-P CAE L SEP SE-V PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / FELICIT TEMPOR, grain ear between crossed cornucopiae. RIC IV 373; BMCRE 347; RSC 142b.  

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SEV-242   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (4.00 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / FELICIT TEMPOB (sic), grain ear between crossed cornucopiae. RIC IV 373 var.; BMCRE 347 var.; RSC 142b var.   

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SEV-243   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (2.21 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / FELCIT TEMPOR, grain ear between crossed cornucopiae. RIC IV 373 var.; BMCRE 347 var.; RSC 142b var.   

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SEV-244   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.54 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SE-V PERT AVG COS I-I, laureate head right / FELICITAS TEMPOR, grain ear between crossed cornucopiae. RIC IV 374A; BMCRE 347 note; RSC 141b.   

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SEV-245   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (2.91 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SE-V PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / FORTVN R-EDVC, Fortuna standing left, holding rudder in right hand, cornucopiae in left. RIC IV 377; BMCRE 352; RSC 174a.  

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SEV-246   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.53 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / FORTVN R-EDVC, Fortuna standing left, holding rudder in right hand, cornucopiae in left. RIC IV 377; BMCRE 352; RSC 174a.   

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SEV-247   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (2.34 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / FORTV-N REDVC, Fortuna standing left, holding rudder in right hand, cornucopiae in left. RIC IV 377; BMCRE 352; RSC 174a.   

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