Septimius Severus Denarius RIC 12

Silver Denarius (18.1mm, 3.64gr)
 Struck 193 A.D. in Rome
Obverse: IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG

Laureate head right

Reverse: LEG XI CL TR P COS

Legionary eagle between two standards.

RIC 12, RSC 268, CSS 29

Pierre R. Monney Collection

This is the testimony of and a reward to a valiant legion that supported Septimius Severus access to the throne.
A rather scarce coin of historical interest