RPC VI, 6617 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6617 (temporary)
Province Galatia
Region Pontus
City Trapezus
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ ΡΝƐ = 155
Dating 218/219
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤωΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΤΡΑΠΕΖΟΥΝΤΙωΝ ΕΤ ΡΝΕ
Reverse design Mithras on horseback advancing, right, between two servants, the one to the right holding torch(?); to left, tree; in the exergue, serpent, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Wojan, Trapezonte 58
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
2 2     Mu Rec 39 (as Severus Alexander) = Wojan, Trapezonte 58b
3 3     ✸ Harvard: 1983.56.143 Wojan, Trapezonte 58a corr.