RPC VI, 8468 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8468 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C M AV ANTONINVS AVG
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AVR PIA METRO SID
Reverse design agonistic crown on a three-legged table with palm branch; above, car of Astarte
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1900,0707.127 BMC 283
2 2     ✸ B: F1873
3 3     V: GR 32644