About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays the emperor Aurelian, facing right.
On the back, a deity is depicted holding a shallow dish called a patera.
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- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Coin Portraying Emperor Aurelian
- Roman Empire
- 270 CE–275 CE
- Obverse: IMP AVG (ELIANVS) AVG Reverse: GENIVS ILLYR
- Diam. 2.9 cm; 16.65 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze