RPC VI, 30661 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 30661 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Edessa
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΝΤωΝΙΝ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription [ ]Ε[ ]Ϲ[ ]
Reverse design facing turreted and draped busts of two Tychai
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note Confirmation required. The style and obverse suggest Edessa rather than Samosata, but no obverse die link has been found.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Biga Numismatics EA 22, 2 Sept. 2023, lot 423 (Samosta)