RPC VI, 7955 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7955 (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, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
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 26 mm
Average weight 13.44 g
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference McAlee 763, 766, Prieur 252, 265
Specimens 14

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    NY: 1944.100.65980
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.65972
    O
    CNG 91, 19 Sept. 2012, lot 617
    Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 226, 11 Mar. 2013, lot 895
    McAlee 763.4
    McAlee 763.3
    NY: 1944.100.65973
    NY: 1944.100.65974
    Bern: N/82.1995 SNG 1995
    Prieur 252
    Prieur 265 = McAlee 763.2
    Bellinger 44
    McAlee 766