|Clodius Albinus -
Caesar 193-195 A.D., Augustus 195-196 A.D - Silver Denarius - 18.07mm, 3.44gr
|Obverse - D CLOD SEPT ALBIN CAES
Clodius Albinus, his bare head right
|Reverse - MINER PAC-IF COS II
Minerva, helmeted, standing left, holding olive-branch and
shield on ground right; spear against left arm.
|The image below was photographed by Roma Numismatics Ltd. The image above is my own scan.
|Minted in Rome in 194 A.D. as Caesar under Septimius Severus.
Mattingly, H & Sydenham, E.A., "Roman Imperial Coinage", Volume 4, Part 1 (RIC), p45, nr. 7
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Van Meter, D., "Handbook of Roman Imperial Coins", p177, nr. 15/1, variety with ol/3.
Suarez, R., "Encyclopedia of Roman Imperial Coins II" (ERIC II), p394, nr.10, corrected (B1, O4, R24, T21, M3)
Quality: Very Fine-