RPC VI, 4732 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4732 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Colophon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Magistrate Aur. Apollodotos (strategos for the second time)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ϹΤΡ ΑΥΡ ΑΠΟΛΛΟΔΟΤΟΥ ΤΟ Β ΚΟΛΟΦΩΝΙΩΝ
Reverse design Apollo seated, l., holding lyre and laurel branch; before, Artemis standing facing, head r., resting on long sceptre; behind, Leto(?) standing facing, head l., holding small sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 16.56 g
Axis 6
Reference Milne 197 (as Caracalla), Johnston, Caracalla or Elagabalus? H2
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 313 Milne 197.2 = Mi III, 78, 124
2     B Milne 197.1
3     ✸ Tire: 217 SNG 23
4     CGT coll.