Coin Identifications Competition 2012
The previous competition has ended. Please return soon to participate in this year's competition!
Until September 9th you have the opportunity to win the superb coin of Elagabalus, which can be seen below. Participation is simple - just send us a picture and a short description of the most incredible coin that you have identified - recently or not so recently - using our Roman Coin Identification Software . If you don't have your copy of the software yet, don't hesitate and buy it now here. The winner will be announced shortly after the the 9th of September and notified by e-mail. Good luck to all the participants!

AR Denarius of Elagabalus (218-222 AD), struck 220-221 AD
Obverse Inscription: IMP ANTONINVS PIVS AVG
Obverse Image: laureate and draped bust of Elagabalus right
Reverse Inscription: ABVNDANTIA AVG
Reverse Image: Abundantia empties the contents (coins) of a cornucopia which she holds with both hands; star in the left field
Condition: EF (Extremely Fine) , Value: 75