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Denarius with bust of Aquilia Severa, struck under Elagabalus

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Obverse: Draped bust of Aquilia Severa to right. IVLIAAQVILIASEVERAAVG Reverse: Concordia standing, head left, cornucopia in left hand, patera in right above lighted altar. In field right, star. CONCORDIA

Provenance

By date unknown: with Seaby, London; purchased by Cornelius C. Vermeule III from Seaby, September 1950; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 16, 1998

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 220–222

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.30 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1998.549

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins