RPC VI, 6618 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6618 (temporary)
Province Galatia
Region Pontus
City Trapezus
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ ΡΝƐ = 155
Dating 218/219
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ 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; to right, column topped by statue; to left, tree
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Reference Wojan, Trapezonte 59
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Wojan, Trapezonte 59 = Peus 366, 29 Oct. 2000, 542 (part)
2 2     ✸ Arabat Spit hoard (Crimea) = K. Myzgin, 'Roman provincial coins from the Arabat Spit', VII International Numismatic Symposium «Pontic Money-Changer: Money of the Local Market (Simferopol, 2020), pp. 147-52, no. 3