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sestertius Roman Imperial

OBV: Bust of Severus Alexander, laureate, r.
Leg: IMP CAES M AVR SEV ALEXANDER AVG (l. up, r. down)
REV: Virtus, helmeted, in military dress, standing r., holding vertical spear reversed, l. hand resting on shield.
Leg: VIRTVS AVGVSTI (l. up r. down) SC (in exergue) ISSU Severus Alexander 225 AD Rome Italy HCC 90, RIC 623, BMC 284-5