Septimius Severus AD 193-211. Denarius (AR; 16-17mm; 2.61g; 12h) 195. L SEPT [SEV PERT] - AVG IMP V Laureate and bearded head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. PART [ARAB] PART ADIAB COS II P P Two captives, seated left and right, respectively, on round shields, back to back; each wears cap, and has his hands tied behind his back; between the captives is trophy; in exergue, COS II P P. Very rare.
BMCRE V p. 40, 120 and pl. 8.15; C. 365; RIC IV, 1 p. 98, 63 and pl. 5.17.
Ex Rosen coll. Ars et Nummis, listino 11, Milano Nov 1965, 200.