RPC VI, 5430 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5430 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Hierapolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate bust of Elagabalus, right, wearing decorated cuirass, seen from front
Reverse design the Tyche of the City standing, right, turreted, holding long sceptre, in front of the Emperor standing, left, in military dress, holding spear both sacrificing or holding small cult statue(?) together over lighted altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 38 mm
Axis 6
Reference Johnston, Hierapolis 11
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: L1906 Johnston, Hierapolis 11