RPC VI, 5354 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5354 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Aphrodisias
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Julia Maesa (Augusta)
Obverse inscription ΙΟΥΛΙΑ ΜΑΙϹΑ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design draped bust of Julia Maesa, right
Reverse inscription ΑΦΡΟΔΕΙϹΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Aphrodite of Aphrodisias standing, right, wearing kalathos and holding flower(?); behind, priestess seated, right; before, small plant or fountain(?); above, star and crescent on either side
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6
Reference Macdonald 168
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Cop: 123 Macdonald 168.2
2 2     O Macdonald 168.1 = NC 1938, 256, 1 (as Julia Domna)