RPC VI, 7953 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7953 (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 ΑΝΤωΝΕΙΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ ΑΥΤ Κ Μ Α
Obverse design laureate head of Elagabalus, left, with drapery
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ΕΞ ΥΠΑΤΟϹ ΤΟ Β Δ Ε
Reverse design eagle standing facing, head right, holding wreath in beak and spreading wings; star between legs
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 4
Reference McAlee 770, Prieur 256
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 627 McAlee 770.4
2 2     Bern: N/82.1999 SNG 1999 = McAlee 770.3
3 3     McAlee 770.1 = Bellinger 48
4 4     McAlee 770.2 = Prieur 256
5 5     McAlee 770.5