Septimius Severus AD 193-211. Denarius (AR; 17-18mm; 3.56g; 4h) Emesa, 194-195. IMP CAE L SEP [SEV] - PERT AVC COS II Laureate and bearded head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. SPQR OPTIM-O PRINCIPI Septimius, in military dress, on horse prancing left, holding vertical spear in right hand and reins in left. Rare.
BMCRE V p. 97, 389 and pl. 16.20; C. 652; mt 6, 2008, p. 136f. and pl. 22 (this coin illustrated); RIC IV, 1 p. 147, 415.
From the stock of Pilartz Cologne 1967.