RPC VI, 5263 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5263 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Samos
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΑΜΙΩΝ
Reverse design front view of temple with four columns with arcuated lintel, within which Hera of Samos standing, facing, wearing kalathos entwined by serpent, wearing kalathos entwined by serpent, holding patera in each hand, having fillets on either side
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Mu: 27
2 2     CGT coll. = Kairos Auction 6, 19 Aug. 2018, lot 368
3 3     NY: 1944.100.47557
4 4     NY: 1944.100.47558