About this artwork
The front (obverse) of this coin portrays the empress Salonina, facing right.
On the back (reverse) Elpis, the personification of hope, is depicted holding a flower.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Tetradrachm (Coin) Portraying Empress Salonina
- Roman Empire (Minted in)
- 267 CE–268 CE
- Diam.: 2.3 cm (15/16 in.)
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze