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Denarius (Coin) Portraying Plautilla

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

202-205, issued by Septimius Severus

Artist:

Roman, minted in Rome

About this artwork

Obverse: Bust of Plautilla right, draped
Reverse: Caracalla and Plautilla clasp hands

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Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Denarius (Coin) Portraying Plautilla

Origin

Rome

Date

202 CE–205 CE

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Obverse: PLAVTILLAE AVGVSTAE "Empress Plautilla" Reverse: CONCORDIAE AETERNAE "Eternal Concord"

Dimensions

Diam. 1.9 cm; 3.62 g

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1922.4886

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