RPC VI, 185 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 185 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘΕϹϹΑΛΟΝ(reversed)ΙΚΕΩΝ
Reverse design Nike standing, right, placing foot on helmet, inscribing shield placed on her knee and supported by Eros standing, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 7
Reference Touratsoglou 1–2
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Mu: 115 Touratsoglou 1
2 2     NY SNG 866 = Touratsoglou 2
3 3     Lindgren II, 1224