RPC VI, 7900 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7900 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Rhesaena
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription [...]
Obverse design laureate bust of Elagabalus(?), right, wearing lion skin(?) and holding spear(?), seen from front
Reverse inscription
Reverse design Sagittarius running, right, about to shoot arrow; behind, veiled female bust, right, wearing mural crown; in the background, two standards
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 12
Reference Castelin 14
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B Castelin 14
2 2     CNG, A.K. Collection: Coin ID G105 from lot no. 563
3 3     ✸ Gerhard Hirsch Nachfolg 255, 14 Feb. 2008, lot 1914