Oval black basalt medallion with relief profile portrait of Vitellius (15 AD - 69 AD) facing right. Aulus Vitellius was a Roman Emperor reigning for 8 months between 16th April AD 69 and 22nd December AD 69 before being assasinated. Vitellius was quickly proclaimed emperor after the quick succession of the previous emperors Galba and Otho.

Vitellius

Wedgwood

About 1790