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- Scarce Choice Very Fine Geta Roman Empire silver denarius Eastern Mint coin.
Issued between 198 to 200 CE as Caesar under his father Emperor Septimius Severus.
- 4.12g (very heavy flan), RIC 96v (rated as Scarce, variant with cuirassed bust not published), RSC 192a.
- Minted at Laodicea ad Mare, Eastern Mint.
NGC Certified to Ch VF.
- Obverse: L SEPTIMIVS GETA CAES, draped, cuirassed bare head right.
Reverse: SPEI PERPETVAE, Spes advancing left holding flower and raising skirt.
- Spes was the Goddess of hope, abundance and harvest. Her symbols are a bouquet of flowers.