RPC VI, 8547 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8547 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Annia Faustina (Augusta)
Obverse inscription ANNIA FAVSTINA AV
Obverse design draped bust of Annia Faustina, right
Reverse inscription COL AVR PIA METRO SID
Reverse design Cadmus standing, left, looking back, placing foot on galley prow, left, holding sword and raising hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 1575
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1944.100.71823
2 2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.71822
3 3     Rouvier 1575.1
4 4     Rouvier 1575.2