RPC VI, 5693 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5693 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Apamea
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Magistrate Lucius Ma— Severus (grammateus for the second time)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus with aegis, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ Λ ΜΑ ϹΕΥ ΓΡΑ ΤΟ Β ΑΠΑΜΕΩΝ
Reverse design Heracles standing nude facing, head left, holding lion skin and resting on club
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6
Reference Mairat 27
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1845,1217.63 BMC 171 (as Caracalla) = Mairat 27.1
2 2     P: 527 Mairat 27.2