RPC VI, 10201 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10201 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Annia Aurelia Faustina (Augusta)
Issue L Ɛ = 5
Dating 221/2
Obverse inscription ΑΝΝΙΑ ΦΑΥϹΤΙΝΑ ϹƐΒΑ
Obverse design draped bust of Αnnia Faustina, r.
Reverse inscription L Ɛ
Reverse design Emperor and Nike; he is standing facing, head r., in military dress and holding spear and parazonium, and is crowned with wreath by Nike standing facing, head l., holding palm
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 11.93 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference D 4189, M 2871, Geissen 2386, E 2930 (5)
Specimens 7 (2 in the core collections)
Note Curtis 1024 may well be one of these coins.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 8486157 1967.1791
2     B: 18206480 Löbb.
3     Cologne Geissen 2386
4     Rome: 81805
5     ✸ CNG EA 258, 22 June 2011, lot 278 = CNG 94, 18 Sept. 2013, lot 1057
6     D 4189 = Kress 153, 1971, lot 507 (Figari - Mosconi 1073)
7     J. Aiello coll.