RPC VI, 8280 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8280 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tripolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue BΛΦ = 532
Dating 220/221
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Elagabalus, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΡΙΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ ΒΛΦ
Reverse design front view of temple with four columns of Zeus Hagios with facing bust of Astarte(?) in the pediment, within which lighted altar in the middle, approached by steps, Helios on the l., standing facing, raising hand, and Selene on the r., standing facing, holding long torch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.05 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference Rouvier 1761
Specimens 17

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    NY: 1944.100.72622
    NY: 1944.100.72631
    NY: 1944.100.72632
    Rouvier 1761.5 = Mi V, 406, 457
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.72621
    Beirut-AUB: C1243 49
    Beirut-AUB: C1242 48
    Markov 11, 3 Sept. 2003, lot 207
    Rouvier 1761.3
    B: I-B1900
    B: 1908/5Morel
    NY: 1944.100.72633
    Rouvier 1761.1
    Rouvier 1761.2
    Rouvier 1761.4