RPC VI, 8452 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8452 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Julia Maesa (Augusta)
Obverse inscription IVLIA MAESA AVG
Obverse design draped bust of Julia Maesa, right
Reverse inscription COL AVR PIA METR SID, 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 29 mm
Axis 12
Reference BMC 301
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1906,0712.72 BMC 301
2 2     ✸ B: L1906
3 3     NY: 1944.100.72482
4 4     CGT coll.