RPC VI, 8404 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8404 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP CAESAR M A ANTONINVS AV
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AVR PIA METRO SID
Reverse design three-quarter view of two-wheel car of Astarte, r., with shrine with four columns within which baetyl on basis and two supports; on the roof, two or four palm branches
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 17.54 g
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 1557corr.
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    Beirut-AUB Rouvier 1557.2
    ✸ L: 1874,0715.410 BMC 251
    Rouvier 1557.1