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ID:     2-206
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Severus Alexander
Date Ruled:     AD 222-235
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Aureus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 223
Weight:     6.28 g
Obverse Legend:     IMP C M AVR SEV ALEXAND AVG
Obverse Description:     Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right
Reverse Legend:     P M TR P - II - COS P P
Reverse Description:     Mars standing left, helmeted and wearing armor, holding olive branch in his right hand and reversed spear in his left
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     RIC 0021
Reference2:     BMC 0091
Reference3:     Calic√≥ 3089
Reference4:     Cohen 0230
Photograph Credit:     Nomos AG
Price Sold For:     10000 Swiss Franc
Date Sold:     18.05.2010
Grade:     EF
Notes:     Nomos AG Auction Auction 2 (18.05.2010)