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Denarius with bust of Elagabalus

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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

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 219

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.15 gm.

Accession Number

13.714

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins