RPC VI, 7957 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7957 (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 l., holding wreath in beak and spreading wings; star between legs
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 10.31 g
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    NY: 1944.100.65965
    ✸ Aurea Numismatika 71, 21 May 2016, lot 2373
    Roma Numismatics Ltd E-Sale 15, 31 Jan. 2015, lot 366