RPC VI, 6700 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6700 (temporary)
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ Γ = 3
Dating 219/20
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙ(ΟϹ) ΑΝΤωΝΕΙΝΟϹ (Ϲ..)
Obverse design radiate and draped bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ(Ι), ΕΤ Γ
Reverse design agalma of Mount Argaeus placed on inscribed altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference S 523; SM 521b
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1944.100.62594
2 2     ✸ NY: 1951.64.71
3 3     Brussels Cumont: RBN 69 (1913), p. 126, no. 49
4 4     Berk Buy or Bid Sale 218, 10 Feb. 2022, lot 314
5 5     Henseler 1069A, ex Numismad 11, 2023, lot 567