RPC VI, 8487 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8487 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C M A ANTONINVS AVG
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AV PIA METRO SIDO
Reverse design Europa seated on galloping bull, r., holding inflated veil over head
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 1481
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: I-B1900
2 2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.71739
3 3     Rouvier 1481