Province Mesopotamia
City Edessa 
Region Mesopotamia
Reign Elagabalus
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ Α ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, l., holding eagle-tipped sceptre on shoulder and shield decorated with Gorgoneion, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΚΟΛ(Ⲱ) Μ(ΑΡ) ƐΔƐϹϹΑ
Reverse design facing turreted and draped busts of two Tychai; below, small temple with pediment

 

Museum British Museum, London (UK)
Inventory no. 1901,0706.33
Reference BMC 70
Diameter 22
Weight 7.10
Axis 12
Note
External URI https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/C_1901-0706-33