8.137. Elagabalus - antoninianus (Salus)

AR Antoninianus

O/ IMP CAES ANTONINVS AVG, Bust radiate draped and cuirassed r.

R/ SALVS ANTONINI AVG, Salus standing r., feeding a snake which she holds in her arms.

RIC 137


Minted in 218 after the Emperor had fallen sick in Nicomedia on his way to Rome, hence the use of Salus on the reverse.

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