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Home > Catalog > Roman Coins > The Adoptive Emperors > Antoninus Pius > RB88970
Antoninus Pius, August 138 - 7 March 161 A.D.
Representations of elephants occur frequently on Roman coins. Romans used elephants in war, in triumphs, in funerals, and in the amphitheater. For Romans, the elephant was a symbol for Africa, for eternity, and for honor.
RB88970. Bronze as, RIC III 863 (S), Hunter II 280, Cohen II 564, BMCRE IV 1840 var. (walking right), SRCV II 4308 var. (same), aF, well centered, dark patina, porous, small edge split, Rome mint, weight 8.269g, maximum diameter 26.2mm, die axis 0o, Dec 148 - Dec 149 A.D.; obverse ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P TRP XII, laureate head right; reverse MVNIFICENTIA AVG, elephant walking left, COS IIII / S C in two lines in exergue; ; rare; $80.00 SALE PRICE $72.00











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