RPC VI, 7978 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #14

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7978 (temporary)
Province Syria Coele
Region Commagene
City Samosata
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue Group 1
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Elagabalus, r., with drapery
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΟΜΜΑΓΗΝ Φ ϹΑΜΟϹΑΤƐⲰΝ
Reverse design facing turreted and draped busts of two Tychai; between them, eagle facing, head r., spreading wings
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 6.05 g
Axis 4, 5, 6, 11
Reference CRS 27.1
Specimens 16 (12 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 36 = CRS 27.1
2     P: 1486
3     P: AA.GR.26514
4     P: 1484
5     P: 1487
6     P: 1489
7     P: 1488
8     P: 1103
9     P: 1485
10     G SNG 2605 = Hunterian III, 129, 26 (as Caracalla)
11     G SNG 2606 = Hunterian III, 129, 27 (as Caracalla)
12     V: GR 20868
13     CGT coll.
14     ✸ CNG EA 168, 11 July 2007, lot 166
15     CNG EA 411, 13 Dec. 2017, lot 311
16     Stephen Album Rare Coins 27, 19 Jan. 2017, lot 47