Denarii of the Severans

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Septimius Severus, 193 to 211 AD

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RC 2816 - Septimius Severus (193 -211 AD) - silver denarius of 197 AD (16 mm)
obverse - [SEVERVS PIVS] AVG IMP VIII
reverse - SECVRITAS PVBLICA - Security seated holding a globe.
The letter C ( a banker's mark?) is stamped in the right field
£18


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RC 3081 - Septimius Severus (193 -211 AD) - silver denarius of 204 AD
obverse - SEVERVS PIVS AVG
reverse - VICT PART MAX - Victory advancing holding a laurel wreath.
£50


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RC 2963 - Septimius Severus (193-211AD) - silver denarius of 198 AD
obverse - [IMP C]AE L SEPT SEV PERT AVG
reverse - MARTI VICTO[RI] - Mars advancing with spear and standard
This coin celebrates his victory over Claudius Albinus at Lyons in 197 AD, a victory which made him master of the Empire.
£75


Julia Domna, wife of Septimius Severus

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RC 2642 - Julia Domna (wife of Septimius Severus) - silver denarius
(issued by her elder son Caracalla, c 211 AD)
obverse - IVLIA AVGVSTA
reverse - VESTA - Vesta (protectress of family life) seated
£450


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RC 2787 - Julia Domna (wife of Septimius Severus) - silver denarius
(issued by Septimius Severus, c206 AD)
obverse - IVLIA AVGVSTA
reverse - FELICITAS - Felicity holding wand and staff
£52


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RC 3096 - Julia Domna (wife of Septimius Severus) - silver denarius
(issued by Septimius Severus, c209 AD)
obverse - IVLIA AVGVSTA
reverse - IVNO - Juno with peacock at her feet.
£55


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RC 3082 - Julia Domna (wife of Septimius Severus) - silver denarius
(issued by Septimius Severus, 204 AD)
obverse - IVLIA AVGVSTA
reverse - PIETAS PVBLICA - Empress sacrificing over altar
£60


Antoninus Pius (Caracalla) - 198 to 217 AD

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RC 3143 - Caracalla as Caesar (195-198 AD) - silver denarius of 198 AD
obverse - M AVR CAES PONTIF
reverse - MARTI VLTORI - Mars advancing.
(Caracalla was a nickname - referring to the Gallic tunic he normally wore)
£56


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RC 2643 - Caracalla (198 - 217 AD) - silver denarius, Rome mint, 207 AD
obverse - ANTONINVS PIVS AVG
Reverse - VOTA SVSCEPTA - Caligula sacrificing over an altar
(Caracalla was a nickname - referring to the Gallic tunic he normally wore)
£58


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RC 3912 - Caracalla (198 - 217 AD) - silver denarius, Rome mint, 213 AD
obverse - ANTONINVS PIVS FEL AVG
Reverse - MONETA AVG - Moneta (money supply) holding scales and cornucopia
(Caracalla was a nickname - referring to the Gallic tunic he normally wore).
£65


Plautilla - wife of Caracalla

Plautilla was married to Caracalla by an ambitious father when Caracalla was only 14 in 202 AD.
Three years later her father was murdered on behalf of Caracalla, and Plautilla was exiled.
In 211, when Caracalla became sole Emperor, she was murdered.

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RC 3097 - Plautilla silver denarius of 204 AD
obverse - PLAVTILLA AVGVSTA
reverse - VENVS VICTRIX - Venus standing with apple, branch and shield, Cupid at her feet.
£65


Geta, 209 to 212 AD

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RC 3098 - Geta (209-212 AD) as Caesar 198-209 - silver denarius - Rome mint 199 AD
obverse - P SEPT GETA CAES PONT
reverse - NOBILITAS - Nobility standing.
£48


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RC 3083 - Geta (209-212 AD) as Caesar 198-209 - silver denarius - Rome mint 207 AD
obverse - P SEPTIMVS GETA CAES
reverse - PONTIF COS - Minerva with spear and shield
£65


Julia Mamaea, mother of Severus Alexander

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RC 2644 – Julia Mamaea (mother of Severus Alexander) silver denarius of 231 AD
obverse - IVLIA MAMAEA AVG
reverse - IVNO AVGVSTAE - Juno seated
£48


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RC 903 – Julia Mamaea silver denarius of 222 AD
obverse - IVLIA MAMAEA AVG
reverse - IVNO CONSERVATRIX - Juno standing, peacock at her feet.
£58


If you are interested in buying any of the coins featured on this page,
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