RPC VI, 8543 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8543 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Julia Paula (Augusta)
Obverse inscription IVLIA PAVLA AVG
Obverse design draped bust of Julia Paula, right
Reverse inscription COL AV PIA MET SIDON
Reverse design Cadmus standing, left, looking back, placing foot on galley prow, left, holding sword and raising hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 1, 6, 12
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L BMC 287
2 2     B: L1906
3 3     CGT coll.