RPC VI, 8601 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8601 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP CAES M AΥ ANTONINΥS AΥ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse design agonistic crown with palm branch, inscribed, and star; below, murex shell
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1944.100.52005
2 2     Hirsch 346, 13 Feb. 2019, lot 2777
3 3     Rouvier 2394.2 = Mi V, 435, 661