RPC VI, 8166 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8166 (temporary)
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Laodicea ad Mare
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue Group 2
Obverse inscription IMP CAES M AVR ANTONINVS
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL LAOD C ME[...] Δ Ε (retrograde Ε)
Reverse design Marsyas standing, right, carrying wineskin on shoulder and raising hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 11
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     O
2 2     ✸ M&M GmbH 20, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 719