RPC VI, 5456 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5456 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Hierapolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ ϹΕ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse design Dionysus standing facing, head left, holding long thyrsus and cantharus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Reference Johnston, Hierapolis 30–1
Specimens 4 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1336 Johnston, Hierapolis 31.1
2 2     ✸ B: I-B1900 Johnston, Hierapolis 30
3 3     B: I-B1900 Johnston, Hierapolis 31.2
4 4     V: GR28727 Johnston, Hierapolis 31.3