I'm suffering from a winter cold. Fortunately I just got this to comfort me. Not only Asclepius, god of medicine, but also his little helper Telesphorus. I love the unusual front-facing portrait. Feeling better already. CARACALLA (198-217). Denarius. Rome. RIC 253 corr. (Asclepius head left). Weight: 2.83 g. Diameter: 19 mm.