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Aelius

Lucius Aelius
Caesar (AD 136-138)  |  De Imperatoribus Romanis entry

Lucius Aelius was the Governor of the two Pannonias and adopted by Hadrian in 136 AD as his successor. He was fond of luxury and died before Hadrian in 138 AD. Hadrian then adopted Antoninus Pius, who in turn adopted Marcus Aurelius and Aelius' son Lucius Verus


Obverse Legends on coins depicting Aelius

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