RPC VI, 5438 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5438 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Hierapolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ ϹΕ
Obverse design laureate bust of Elagabalus, right, wearing decorated cuirass, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΙΕΡΑΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design temple seen in perspective, left, within which statue of the emperor standing, left, in military dress, resting on long sceptre and holding patera over altar; in pediment, wreath(?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Reference Johnston, Hierapolis 7
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1335 Johnston, Hierapolis 7 = Burrel 136, 3