RPC VI, 8430 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8430 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IM(P) C M AV(R) ANTONINVS AVG
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL AV(R) PIA METR SIDO(N), L III GAL
Reverse design veiled priest ploughing right, with yoke of oxen, raising hand; in the background, inscribed standard
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 1544
Specimens 6 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: B1771 Rouvier 1544
2 2     B: I-B1900
3 3     ✸ B: I-B1900
4 4     NY: 1944.100.71724
5 5     NY: 1944.100.71772
6 6     O