RPC VI, 7949 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7949 (temporary)
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Uncertain mint of the Syrian Tetradrachms
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue ΥΠΑΤΟС ΤΟ Β (group 1 Laodicea style)
Dating 219
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ Α ΑΝΤⲰΝƐΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate head of Elagabalus, r., with drapery
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ƐΞ ΥΠΑΤΟϹ ΤΟ Β Δ Ɛ
Reverse design eagle facing, head l., holding wreath in beak and spreading wings; star between legs
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 12.73 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference McAlee 758–9, Prieur 257, 261, 267, 270, 273–4, 276
Specimens 20

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Bern: N/82.1991 SNG 1991
2     Bern: N/82.1992 SNG 1992
3     McAlee 758.1
4     McAlee 758.5
5     Prieur 257
6     Prieur 261
7     Prieur 267
8     Prieur 270
9     Prieur 273
10     Prieur 256
11     Gerhard Hirsch Nachfolger 338, 9 May 2018, lot 718
12     CNG EA 417, 28 Mar. 2018, lot 381
13     ✸ Noble Numismatics Pty Ltd 116, 21 Nov. 2017, lot 4223
14     Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG Blue 3, 25 Nov. 2017, lot 663
15     CGT coll.
16     Franke coll. = Antioche (Syrie). Ceylan, 11, 2007
17     Bern: N/G1841
18     Bern: N/G1842
19     Bern: N/G1847
20     CGT Coll.