Elagabalus was Roman emperor from 218 to 222. His grandmother Julia Maesa instigated a revolt among the Third Legion and Macrinus was replace by Elagabalus. Due to his bizarre behavior, she replaces him with Severus Alexander and Elagabalus is murdered.
Obverse: IMP CAES M AVR ANTONINVS PIVS AVG, Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus right
Reverse: LIBERTAS. AVGVSTI S-C, Libertas standing left, holding pileus and scepter, star in right field
This museum quality reproduction was made from impressions of the original coin by Peter Rosa.
Diameter: 31 mm
Copper plated, lead-free pewter, hand finished patina, made in the USA.
Packaged in a coin collecting flip with the description of coin printed on flip insert.