RPC VI, 30732 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 30732 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Aeolis
City Aegae
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Magistrate Aurelius Pollio III the Younger
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΑΥΡ ΠΩΛΛΙΩΝΟϹ ΤΡΙϹ ΝΕΟΥ ΑΙΓΑΕΩΝ, Ε (retrograde)
Reverse design Apollo (?) standing right, clasping hand of turreted Amazon, standing left and holding shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: 1859,1219.21 BMC 27 ('Caracalla')
    P: 39 Wa 1268 ('Elagabalus')