RPC VI, 8471 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8471 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C M AV(R) ANTONINVS AV(G)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription AVR PIA C METRO SIDO
Reverse design Atargatis standing facing, head r., holding sceptre; at her feet, lion seated, l.; to r., small car of Astarte
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.62 g
Axis 1, 12
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1872,0709.339 BMC 262
2     ✸ B: 1865/28713
3     V: GR 22213
4     CNG EA 247, 12 Jan. 2011, lot 250