RPC VI, 4438 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4438 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Saitta
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Magistrate Phab. Gaios (first archon for the second time)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠ ΦΑΒ ΓΑΙΟΥ ΑΡΧ Α [Τ Β?] ϹΑΙΤΤΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Asclepius standing facing, head l., holding serpent-staff, and Hygieia standing facing, head r., feeding serpent from patera
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 6.54 g
Axis 6
Reference GRPCL 128, Hochard 1722
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1079 Wa 5187
2     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 233, 6 Oct. 2015, lot 1989
3     V-ON SNG Leypold 1167
4     CGT coll.