RPC VI, 7729 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7729 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Edessa
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue Undated bronze coinage
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ϹΕ ΑΝΤωΝΕΙΝOϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Elagabalus, right, with drapery
Reverse inscription ΜΗ Κ ΕΔΕϹϹΗΝωΝ
Reverse design Tyche of the City seated on rock, left, holding corn ears; at her feet, lighted altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 5, 11
Reference BMC 78
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1874,0715.423 BMC 78
2 2     ✸ B: Rauch1853