RPC VI, 8413 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8413 (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 baetylon four supports; on the roof, four palm branches
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 867
2 2     NY: 1948.19.2244
3 3     ✸ CNG EA 146, 23 Aug. 2006, lot 181