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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1980.85.212
People
Elagabalus, Roman (r. 218 - 222 CE)
Title
Coin of Laodikeia ad Mare under Elagabalus
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
218-222 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Asia, Laodikeia ad Mare (Syria)
Period
Roman Imperial period
Culture
Roman Provincial
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/185707
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
5.78 g
Die Axis
12
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
SNG Cop 370
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of H. Bartlett Wells, Class of 1929
Accession Year
1980
Object Number
1980.85.212
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Radiate bust of Egalabus, r.
Rev.: Herakles and Dionysos wrestling.

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