RPC VI, 8303 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8303 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Byblus
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ(Τ) Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΙƐΡΑϹ ΒΥΒΛΟΥ
Reverse design front view of temple with six columns with arcuated lintel in the middle, topped by palmette, within which Astarte standing, facing, head r., wearing kalathos, holding long sceptre and placing foot on prow; to r., small Nike standing on column, l., crowning her with wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.20 g
Axis 1, 6, 11, 12
Reference Rouvier 707
Specimens 23

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1900,0707.99 BMC 51
2     L BMC 52
3     L BMC 53
4     L: 1908,0110.1156 BMC 54
5     P: 925
6     P: 344
7     P: 1966.453 Delepierre 6769
8     P: B1407 Rouvier 707.1
9     B: I-B1900
10     B: L1906
11     Cop: 145
12     Mu: 7g
13     NY: 1944.100.70911
14     NY: 1944.100.70906
15     NY: 1944.100.70909
16     NY: 1948.19.2193
17     V: GR 29191
18     Beirut-AUB: C809 59(?) = Rouvier 707.2
19     CNG EA 206, 11 Mar. 2009, lot 371
20     ✸ CNG EA 248, 26 Jan. 2011, lot 309
21     CNG EA 334, 3 Sept. 2014, lot 242
22     Lindgren 1396
23     Rouvier 707.3