RPC VI, 10900 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10900 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Colossae
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue Year ΟΘ = 79
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΟΛΟϹϹΗΝΩΝ ΤΟ ΟΘ ΚΑΠΡΟϹ
Reverse design City-goddess enthroned, left, holding cornucopia and small cult statue of Artemis Ephesia; at her feet, river god Lykos reclining, right, holding reed, and river god Kapros reclining, left, holding reed and cornucopia, both leaning on urn from which water flows
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 37 mm
Axis 7
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Leu 5, 27 Oct. 2019, lot 271
2 2     P: 178