RPC VI, 8410 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8410 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C M AV ANTONINVS (?)
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed(?) bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription AVR PIA SID C METRO
Reverse design three-quarter view of two-wheel car of Astarte, right, with shrine with four columns within which baetyl; on the roof, two palm branches
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Reference Rouvier 1499
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: B1788 Rouvier 1499