RPC VI, 8170 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8170 (temporary)
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Laodicea ad Mare
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue Group 2
Obverse inscription IMP C M AVR ANTONINVS
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL LAOD C METRO[...]
Reverse design Tyche of the City seated on rock, left, holding cornucopia and rudder; at her feet, river god swimming, left, looking back; to left, Marsyas standing, right, carrying wineskin on shoulder and raising hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Meyer, Laodikeia H
Specimens 4 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1895,0508.303 BMC 104
2 2     P: 1612 Meyer, Laodikeia H
3 3     NY: 1961.154.97
4 4     O