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Denarius with bust of Aquilia Severa, struck under Elagabalus

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Obverse: Bust of Aquilia Severa, right. IVLIAAQVILIASEVERAAVG Reverse: Concordia standing left before an altar, holding cup and double cornucopia. In field at right, star. CONCORDIA

Provenance

By 1934: Private Collection, U.S.; anonymous gift to MFA, December 6, 1934

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 220–222

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.06 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

34.1433

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins