RPC VI, 8171 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8171 (temporary)
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Laodicea ad Mare
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue Group 2
Obverse inscription IMP C M P(?) C ANTONINVS
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL LAOD METROPOLEOS (sic) Δ Ε
Reverse design Tyche of the City(?) standing facing turreted, head right, holding rudder and small statue of the Emperor(?); to right, star
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR35815
2 2     Prokhorov Coll.