RPC VI, 5427 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5427 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Hierapolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ ϹΕ
Obverse design laureate bust of Elagabalus, right, wearing decorated cuirass and aegis, seen from front
Reverse design Apollo standing facing, head right, wearing chlamys and quiver on shoulder, shooting at serpent standing erect, left, in front of him
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 38 mm
Axis 6
Reference Johnston, Hierapolis 2
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1920,0728.23 Weber 7117
2 2     ✸ B: L1906 Weber, Hierapolis 4 = Johnston, Hierapolis 2.1
3 3     V: GR 32825 Johnston, Hierapolis 2.2
4 4     Leu EA 24, 3 Dec. 2022, lot 2026