RPC VI, 8205 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8205 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Aradus
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue ΖΟΥ = 477
Dating 218/219
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΡΑΔΙⲰΝ Ɛ Ζ(retrograde)ΟΥ
Reverse design cypress tree between bull, r., and lion, l., confronted; in the background, standard shaped as a hand behind the bull, vexillum behind the lion; over lion's head, star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 14.83 g
Axis 1, 2, 11, 12
Reference Rouvier 418corr. (as Caracalla)
Specimens 42
Note Some of the coins are much larger, but it is not clear that they represent a larger denomination.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ B: 1951/725
    P: 1972.1340.64
    Milan: 6372
    Rouvier 418.4 = Mi V, 860
    Rouvier 418.1
    NY: 1944.100.70771
    P: B1176 Rouvier 418.5
    P: M7887
    Milan: 6373
    CNG EA 229, 10 Mar. 2010, lot 342
    P: 1256
    P: 26727
    A: 6173γ Rouvier 418.2
    M&M Deutschland 20, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 780
    CGT coll. = CNG EA 301, 24 Apr. 2013, lot 207
    CNG MBS 84, 5 May 2010, lot 900
    B: 1867/28796
    B: L1906
    B: L1906
    NY: 1944.100.70774
    P: 1258
    P: B1775 Rouvier 418.8
    B: 1853/11873
    NY: 1944.100.70774
    Rouvier 418.9
    B: F1873
    NY: 1944.100.70772
    NY: 1944.100.70775
    NY: 1944.100.70773
    O
    Milan: 6371
    Rouvier 418.6 = Mi V, 589
    Helios 5, 25 June 2010, lot 1136
    CNG EA 221, 28 Oct. 2009, lot 447
    Rouvier 418.10 = Mi V, 588
    Rouvier 418.7
    B: I-B1900
    Mu
    CNG EA 315, 20 Nov. 2013, lot 245
    L: G4177 BMC 383
    Beirut-AUB: C622 225
    CGT coll.