RPC VI, 181 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 181 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ ΕΥϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Elagabalus, right
Reverse inscription ΘΕϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ
Reverse design Kabeiros standing facing, head left, holding rhyton and hammer; on either side, elephant tusk in cylindrical container
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 2, 7
Reference Touratsoglou 25–7
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ G Hunterian 67 = Touratsoglou 27
2 2     Mu Touratsoglou 25
3 3     Mu: 119 Touratsoglou 26