RPC VI, 5131 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5131 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Magnesia ad Maeandrum
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Magistrate —inus, son of Zotikos (grammateus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ Γ[...]ΕΙΝΟΥ ΖΩΤΙΚΟΥ ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ
Reverse design front view of arched shrine with two columns, within which infant Dionysus standing facing on cista mystica, head left, to left, Dendrophoros advancing, right, before lighted altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Schultz 189 (as Caracalla)
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L BMC 62 = Schultz 189.1
2 2     Mu SNG 624 (as Caracalla) = Schultz 189.2