RPC VI, 6651 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6651 (temporary)
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ Α = 1
Dating 218
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟ ΑΝΤωΝΕΙΝ
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹΑ, ΕΤ Α
Reverse design inscribed altar, surmounted by four corn ears
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 12
Reference S 482; Ganschow 678
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)
Note Probably year 1, though it might be a poorly engraved year 4 (see https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/50291)? See also https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/50291 ('year 4').

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1944.100.62481
2 2     Milan: 11991
3 3     Milan: 12007
4 4     Henseler 1018