The Barry P. Murphy Collection of Severan Denarii

 

 

Septimius Severus - Emesa Mint Page 9

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SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.23 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS I-I, laureate head right / LIBER-A AVG, Liberalitas seated left, holding abacus in right hand, cornucopiae in left. RIC IV 402; BMCRE 376 note; RSC 287b.

 

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SEV-279   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.13 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IM-P CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / LIBERA-L AVG, Liberalitas standing left, holding abacus in right hand, cornucopiae in left. RIC IV 400; BMCRE 373 note; RSC 283a.  

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SEV-280   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.76 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / LIBERA-L AVG COC, Liberalitas standing left, holding abacus in right hand, cornucopiae in left. RIC IV -; BMCRE -; RSC -.   

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SEV-281   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.32 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / MART VICTOR, Mars walking right, holding transverse spear in right hand, trophy over left shoulder. RIC IV 406a; BMCRE 378 note; RSC 324c.  

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SEV-282   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.35 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / MART-I VICTORI, Mars walking right, holding transverse spear in right hand, trophy over left shoulder. RIC IV 407; BMCRE 378 note; RSC -.  

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SEV-283   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.40 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SE-V PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / MINER V-ICTR, Minerva standing left, holding owl in right hand, spear in left, shield at feet. RIC IV -; BMCRE -; RSC -. Unpublished reverse type, and the second recorded specimen. See Doug Smith's website for the other known example  

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SEV-284   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.18 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CA L SEP SEV PER AVG COS II, laureate head right / MINER VI-CTRIS, Minerva standing left, holding shield on ground in right hand, spear in left. RIC IV 410 var. (VICTRIC); BMCRE pg. 96 var. (same); RSC 327c var. (same).  

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SEV-285   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (2.83 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS I-I, laureate head right / M-ONET AVG, Moneta standing left, holding scales in right hand, cornucopiae in left. RIC IV 411a; BMCRE 380ff; RSC 330; Bickford-Smith, "The Imperial Mints in the East for Septimius Severus: It is time to begin a thorough reconsideration," in RIN 1994/1995, 22 (this coin). Ex Roger Bickford-Smith Collection (CNG Sale 47), lot 1706.    

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SEV-286   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.28 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SE-V PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / M-ONET AVG, Moneta standing left, holding scales in right hand, cornucopiae in left. RIC IV 411a; BMCRE 380ff; RSC 330.  

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SEV-287   SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS. 193-211 AD. AR Denarius (3.66 gm). Emesa mint. Struck 194-195 AD. IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS II, laureate head right / M-ONET AVG, Moneta standing left, holding scales in right hand, cornucopiae in left. RIC IV 411a; BMCRE 380ff; RSC 330.  

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