RPC VI, 8208 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8208 (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 ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΡΑΔΙωΝ [Ε Ζ(retrograde)ΟΥ]
Reverse design cypress tree between lion, right, and bull, left, confronted; in the background, standard shaped as a hand behind the bull, vexillum behind the lion; over lion's head, crescent
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 1
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Note date not clear

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ O