RPC VI, 8325 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8325 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Berytus
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP CAES M AVR ANTONINVS AVG
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL IVL AVG FEL BER
Reverse design front view of temple with four columns with shield in pediment and acroteria along roofline, Nike raising wreath on each corner and Poseidon with Beroe on top; inside,Tyche-Astarte standing facing, left foot on prow of galley, holding stylis and being crowned by Nike standing left on cippus; on either side, genius holding torch; below, two genii on dolphins facing central stairway; below, on either side, cup
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 19.39 g
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference Sawaya 1656–94, 1709–10, Rouvier 573–4
Specimens 46

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    Cop: 114 Sawaya 1686
    NY: 1944.100.72351 Sawaya 1671
    Bern SNG 2250 = Sawaya 1683
    C McClean 9465 = Sawaya 1690
    NY: 1944.100.72356 Sawaya 1689
    P: Y20263 Sawaya 1656
    B: L1906 Sawaya 1664
    NY: 1944.100.72354 Sawaya 1662
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.72350 Sawaya 1666
    C: I-B1900 Sawaya 1694
    B: 28693 Sawaya 1670
    L: 1839,0919.502 BMC 177 = Sawaya 1676
    L: G,4416 BMC 175 = Sawaya 1659
    L: 1847,1101.281 BMC 182 = Sawaya 1682
    Beirut-AUB: 101 Sawaya 1668
    C SNG 6023 = Sawaya 1679
    C MvClean 9466 = Sawaya 1665
    NY: 1944.100.729357 Sawaya 1667
    NY: 1944.100.72355 Sawaya 1660
    P: 1295 Sawaya 1685
    Beirut-BdL: 227 Sawaya 1673
    Baldwin’s The New York Sale XI, 11 Jan. 2006, lot 212
    C: Lewis SNG 1823 = Sawaya 16709
    L: 1874,0715.403 BMC 178 = Sawaya 1678
    L: 1907,1102,5 BMC 181 = Sawaya 16567
    P: Delepierre 6761 Sawaya 1692
    P: 775 Sawaya 1681
    P: 354 Sawaya 1693
    Beirut: 1037 Sawaya 1709
    B: F1873 Sawaya 1663
    L: 1900,0707.86 BMC 176 = Sawaya 1677
    NY: 1944.100.72349 Sawaya 1675
    NY: 1944.100.72353 Sawaya 1661
    P: 1296 Sawaya 1674
    Beirut: 1041 Sawaya 1688
    Beirut-BdL: 229 Sawaya 1672
    C McClean 9467 = Sawaya 1691
    P: 317 Sawaya 1684
    P: 1265 Sawaya 1658
    Beirut: 1039 Sawaya 1687
    Sawaya 1669 (Wheaton 271)
    Beirut-AUB: 100 Sawaya 1680
    Mu: 32g
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