RPC VI, 5392 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5392 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Cidrama
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΙΔΡΑΜΗΝΩΝ (retrograde Ρ and Ν)
Reverse design emperor standing facing in military dress, head l., holding long sceptre and patera, sacrificing over altar in front of cult statue of Aphrodite Aphrodisias standing facing; to r., male figure standing facing, head l., wearing Phrygian cap and holding patera
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 24.32 g
Axis 6
Specimens 8 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1970,0909.96
2     B: I-B1900
3     NY: 1970.142.485
4     CNG EA 217, 26 Aug. 2009, lot 278
5     Naumann Gitbud & Naumann 27, 4 Jan. 2015, lot 433
6     CNG 43, 24 Sept. 1997, lot 985 = Hirsch 343, 26 Sept. 2018, lot 2732
7     ✸ Leu EA 16, 22 May 2021, lot 2798
8     CNG EA 500, 22 Sept. 2021, lot 603 =Naville 34, 17 September 2017, lot 153