RPC VI, 3637 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3637 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Creteia-Flaviopolis
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 ΚΡΗΤΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing facing in long chiton, head r., holding grapes and cantharus(?), panther at his feet, l., looking back; to r., Apollo standing facing, head l., holding laurel branch and leaning on tripod surmounted by lyre behind him; to l., Hera(?) standing faicing, head r., holding flower(?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 10.73 g
Reference Rec 38
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: L3114 Rec 38