RPC VI, 151 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 151 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ(Τ) Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘΕϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ
Reverse design Kabeiros standing facing, head left, holding rhyton and hammer; on left, elephant tusk in cylindrical container; on right, altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 7, 12
Reference Touratsoglou 162–3, 169–70
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1413 Touratsoglou 163
2 2     G Hunterian I, 67A = Touratsoglou 169
3 3     ✸ O Touratsoglou 170
4 4     A: 1910-11/λζ4α.13 Touratsoglou 162