RPC VI, 8453 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8453 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Julia Maesa (Augusta)
Obverse inscription IVLIA MESA (sic) AVG
Obverse design draped bust of Julia Maesa, right, with raised drapery on shoulder
Reverse inscription COL AVR PIA METR SIDON, CER(T) SA(C) PE(R) OECVME (or HOCVM, sic) ISELA
Reverse design within laurel wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Rouvier 1598
Specimens 5 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1844,0425.605 BMC 307
2 2     L: G.5127 BMC 308
3 3     ✸ P: B1848 Rouvier 1598
4 4     B: L1906
5 5     NY: 1961.154.288