RPC VI, 8261 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8261 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tripolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue AΛΦ = 531 (group 1)
Dating 219/220
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΤΡΙΠΟΛΙΤⲰΝ ΑΛΦ
Reverse design the Dioscuri standing facing, looking each other, each wearing pileus surmounted by star, resting on spear and holding grapes
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 7.26 g
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference BMC 131
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1908,0110.1334 BMC 131
2     B: L1906
3     ✸ C: L2710 SNG 6077
4     Mu: 66
5     NY: 1944.100.72644
6     NY: 1944.100.72643
7     NY: 1944.100.72641