Denarius with bust of Elagabalus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 219


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.15 gm.

Accession Number

13.714

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Bust of Elagabalus, laureate, draped, right.
IMPANTO NINVSAVG
Reverse: Providentia standing front, head left, with legs crossed; she leans on a column, and holds rod in right hand and cornucopiae in left; at her feet, a globe.
PMTRPII COSIIPP

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum