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Numismatics
Ruler: Elagabalus, Emperor of Rome, ca. 203–222, ruled 218–22
Mint: Marcianopolis
Magistrate: Iulius Antonius Seleucus

5 Assaria of Elagabalus, Emperor of Rome from Marcianopolis

219–22

Orichalcum

8.86 g, 12:00, 26 mm
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund
2004.6.466
Geography: 
Made in Marcianopolis, Moesia Inferior
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
3rd century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Blançon, Hannover, Germany, to April 1992; Professor Dr. Peter Robert Franke and Leonore Franke, Munich, 1992–2004; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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