RPC VI, 7961 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7961 (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 r., holding wreath in beak and spreading wings; star between legs
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 14.12 g
Axis 5, 12
Reference McAlee 764, Prieur 255
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    NY: 1995.11.865
    ✸ NY: 1948.19.2019
    Prieur 255 = Münzzentrum 59, 1986, 1187
    Bern: N/82.1997 SNG 1997
    McAlee 764.2