About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays the emperor Elagabalus, wearing a crown of laurels and facing right.
On the back, the personification of Abundance is depicted standing and facing left.
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- Ancient and Byzantine Art
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Portraying Emperor Elagabalus
- Roman Empire
- 222 CE
- Obverse: IMP ANTONINVS PIVS AVG Reverse: ABVNDANTIA AUG
- Diam. 1.9 cm; 3.53 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze