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Coin Portraying Empress Severina

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

270-275

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

On the front (obverse) of this coin, the empress Severina is shown facing right and crowned with a diadem.
On the back (reverse) the goddess Faith stands facing right, opposite the god Sol who is holding a globe.

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Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Coin Portraying Empress Severina

Origin

Roman Empire

Date

270 CE–275 CE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: SEVERINA AVG Reverse: PROVIDEN DEOR

Dimensions

Diam. 2.1 cm; 3.43 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1351

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