RPC VI, 10921 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10921 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue Group 2
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate head of Elagabalus, right
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Demeter standing facing, head left, holding long torch and corn ears; (at her feet, lighted altar)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Reference Rec 558var.
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Note the specimen in Munich catalogued in Rec is in fact Caracalla

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Wildwinds
2 2     Savoca Blue 105, 12 Jun. 2021, lot 1110