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ID:     16194
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Ancient Imitations
Issuer:     Severus Alexander
Date Ruled:     A.D. 222-235
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Fouree core
Date Struck:     A.D. c. 228 - 235
Diameter:     20.3 mm
Weight:     4.258 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     IMP SEV A
Obverse Description:     Laureate bust right
Reverse Legend:     P M TR P VI COS II P P (or similar)
Reverse Description:     Mars advancing right, transverse spear in right, trophy across shoulder in left
Mint:     illegal
Primary Reference:     once silver plated but all the silver is gone
Reference2:     this obverse and reverse were not combined in a genuine issue
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=15045