RPC VI, 8539 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8539 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C M AV ANTONINVS
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription CO AV PI METRO SID
Reverse design laureate head of Zeus, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 5, 6
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: L1906
2 2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.71800