RPC VI, 30097 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 30097 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Tium
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Julia Maesa (Augusta)
Obverse inscription ΙΟΥΛ ΜΑΙϹΑΝ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Julia Maesa, r., holding poppy flower
Reverse inscription ΕΙⳞ ΑΙΩΝΑ ΤΟ ΚΡΑΤΟⳞ, ΤΕΙΑΝΟΙ
Reverse design Julia Maesa and Elagabalus sacrificing over tripod; behind, female figure
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note The identity of the female figure behind the altar is not clear. It might be, eg., Julia Paula.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ CNG 55, 13 Sept. 2000, lot 950