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ER85 - Septimius Severus (A.D. 193-211), Silver Denarius, 3.35g., 19mm, Rome mint, A.D. 204, laureate head right, SEVERVS PIVS AVG, rev., INDVLGENTIA, Dea Caelestis riding lion right, head right, holding thunderbolt and scepter, below, water gushing right from rocks, IN CARTHA in exergue, (RCV 6285; RIC 266), good very fine. $95 SOLD

This type refers to Carthage in North Africa, the capital of Severu native province and reflects the high regard felt for the province by the imperial family.