Province Syria Phoenice
City Sidon 
Region Phoenicia
Reign Elagabalus
Obverse inscription IM C M AV(R) ANTONINVS AVG (P)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL AVR PIA METR(O) SID
Reverse design three-quarter view of two-wheel car of Astarte, r., with shrine with four columns within which baetyl on basis; on either side, priest(?) standing, holding torch; on the roof, four palm branches

 

Museum American Numismatic Society, New York (USA)
Inventory no. 1958.171.23
Reference
Diameter 30
Weight 16.89
Axis 12
Note
External URI http://numismatics.org/collection/1958.171.23