RPC VI, 1497 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1497 (temporary)
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Marcianopolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Magistrate Iulius Antonius Seleucus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Issue Group 2
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Elagabalus, right
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΙΟΥΛ ΑΝΤ ϹΕΛΕΥΚΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ (or ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ)
Reverse design Zeus seated, left, holding patera and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference AMNG 811–2, Hristova & Jekov, Marcianopolis 6.26.1.2
Specimens 11 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Mu: 310 AMNG 811.2
2 2     NY: 1944.100.15295
3 3     Bucharest AMNG 811.1
4 4     Bucharest AMNG 812.1
5 5     Plovdiv AMNG 812.2
6 6     CGT coll.
7 7     CGT coll.
8 8 –10     Pfeiffer 334-336
9 9     Artemide Aste 61E, 7 - 8 Jan. 2023, lot 607