Severus Alexander, 222-235. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 29 mm, 19.53 g, 12 h), Rome, 223. IMP CAES M AVR SEV ALEXANDER AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right, seen from behind. Rev. PONTIF MAX TR P II COS P P / S - C Providentia standing front, head to left, holding wand over globe in her right hand and cornucopiae in her left, and leaning left on column. BMC 111. Cohen 461. RIC 404. A very attractive example with magnificent turquoise patina. Old scrape on the obverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.