RPC VI, 1440 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #13

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1440 (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 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 ΑΝΤ ϹΕΛΕΥΚΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ (or ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ) Ε
Reverse design Tyche standing facing, head l. (or r.), holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.94 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference AMNG 970,Hristova & Jekov, Marcianopolis 6.28.38.2-3
Specimens 15
Note Variations in ligatures.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1898,0705.1
2     P: Y20243
3     Mu AMNG 970.1
4     N: 6301 AMNG 970.2 = Mi S. II, 100, 272
5     Turin: 1983 AMNG 970.3
6     AMNG 970.4 (Hardouin)
7     AMNG 970.5 (d'Ennery 3684)
8     CGT coll.
9     CGT coll.
10     CGT coll.
11     CGT coll.
12     CNG EA 273, 8 Feb. 2012, lot 94
13     ✸ Naumann Gitbud & Naumann 14, 2 Mar. 2014, lot 413
14     Pfeiffer 489
15     Varbanov 1, 1680