RPC VI, 7956 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7956 (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 r., holding wreath in beak and spreading wings; star between legs
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 11.86 g
Axis 5
Reference McAlee 765
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: G2319 BMC 423
    McAlee 765 = MMAG 81, Sepember 1995, 698