RPC VI, 1416 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1416 (temporary)
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Marcianopolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus) ; Julia Maesa (Augusta)
Magistrate Iulius Antonius Seleucus (hegemon)
Issue Group 2
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ (or ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ) ΑΥΓ ΙΟΥΛΙΑ ΜΑΙϹΑ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear, facing diademed and draped bust of Julia Maesa, l.
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΙΟΥΛ (or ΙΟΥΛ) ΑΝΤ ϹΕΛΕΥΚΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ (or ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ) Ε
Reverse design Hera standing facing, head l., holding patera and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.86 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference Mouchmov 688, AMNG 943–4,Hristova & Jekov, Marcianopolis 6.28.3.1, 2-4
Specimens 17 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1921,0213.23
2     Mu AMNG 943
3     Budapest SNG 199
4     N: 6300 AMNG 944.1
5     AMNG 944.2 = Mi S. II, 101, 276
6     CGT coll.
7     CNG EA 205, 25 Feb. 2009, lot 259
8     ✸ CNG EA 221, 28 Oct. 2009, lot 427
9     Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 71, 12 Mar. 2002, lot 1151
10     Macho & Chlapovič 2, 28 Apr. 2012, lot 100
11 –15     Pfeiffer 468, 468.21, 469, 469.10, 469.10 bis
16     Roma Numismatics Ltd E-Sale 18, 27 June 2015, lot 681
17     Savoca Blue 105, 12 Jun. 2021, lot 1065