ROMAN EMPIRE, Elagabalus, 218-222 AD, silver denarius

$75.00

ROMAN EMPIRE, Elagabalus, 218-222 AD, denarius, no date (221 AD), Rome mint, Obverse: laureate bust R, IMP ANTONINVS PIVS AVG, Reverse: Liberalitas standing L holding abacus & cornucopia, star L, LIBERALITAS AVG III, silver, 18mm, 2.78g, SR7522v1, few small crust spots, VF

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Description

In the Imperial Period Roman coinage became an engine for governmental propaganda. All of the themes of the coins are celebratory of some aspect of govermental authority or achievement.