RPC VI, 7953 (temporary)


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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 ΑΝΤⲰΝƐΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ ΑΥΤ Κ Μ Α
Obverse design laureate head of Elagabalus, l., with drapery
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ƐΞ ΥΠΑΤΟϹ ΤΟ Β Δ Ɛ
Reverse design eagle facing, head r., holding wreath in beak and spreading wings; star between legs
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 13.32 g
Axis 4
Reference McAlee 770, Prieur 256
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

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