RPC VI, 3125 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3125 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue Group 2
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate head of Elagabalus, right
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Roma (?) seated on throne, left, wearing helmet, holding spear and Nike offering her a wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Rec 559
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L BMC 76 (as Caracalla) = Rec 559.2
2 2     V: GR 15659 Rec 559.1
3 3     cgb.fr MBS 24, 24 June 2005, lot 456
4 4     ✸ Helios 7, 12 Dec. 2011, lot 579 = Naumann Gitbud & Naumann 11, 29 Dec. 2013, lot 406
5 5     Private Collection (eBay)
6 6     Ancient Imports VCoins store