RPC VI, 3643 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3643 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Bithynium Claudiopolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ ΑΥΓΟΥ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, left, seen from rear, holding spear and shield decorated with Nike driving a biga
Reverse inscription ΒΙΘΥΝΙΕΩΝ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design Athena seated on shield, left, holding spear and Nike
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Reference SNG vA 318–9
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1972.1193
2 2     SNG vA 318 = Kraft 101, 16.3
3 3     ✸ SNG vA 319 = Kraft 101, 16.4