RPC IV.3, 5784 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 5784 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Emesa
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α[ ]ΝΕΙΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ ΕΥϹΕ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, right
Reverse inscription ΕΜΙϹΗΝωΝ Γ
Reverse design eagle standing on sacred stone of Elagabal, left, head, right, wings half open, holding wreath in beak
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference BMC 5
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 5, with traces of copper or gold plating
2 2     P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 1521, obverse legend obscure, reverse without Greek numeral or numeral obscure