RPC VI, 7960 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7960 (temporary)
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Uncertain mint of the Syrian Tetradrachms
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue ΥΠΑΤΟС ΤΟ Β (group 2 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 12.91 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference McAlee 763
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    NY: 1944.100.65984
    NY: 1984.44.16
    NY: 1991.9.112
    O
    Bern: N/82.1997 SNG 1996 = McAlee 763.6
    McAlee 763.1
    ✸ Agora Auctions Numismatic 67, 20 June 2017, lot 195