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- Emperor Septimius Severus Roman Empire silver denarius coin.
- Minted at Rome, 3.52g (heavy flan), issued between 200 & 201 CE, RIC 168 (rated as Scarce), Foss 45 (assigned to 201 CE).
- Minted as part of the rebuilding program in Rome.
- Superbly detailed depiction of emperor wearing cuirass and robes while sacrificing.
- Certified by NGC to AU, brushed.
- Pedigree: Ex. Empire Coins, Auction #6, Nov 1986, Lot 400, includes auction ticket.
- Obverse: SEVERVS AVG PARTH MAX, laureate bust of emperor facing right.
- Reverse: RESTITVTORI VRBIS, Severus in military dress standing left sacrificing with patera over altar and holding spear.