RPC VI, 8648 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8648 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Julia Maesa (Augusta)
Obverse inscription IVLIA MAESA (or MAISA) AVGV
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Julia Maesa, r.
Reverse inscription TVRIORVM
Reverse design front view of temple with six columns with arcuated lintel in the middle, within which Astarte standing facing, turreted, holding long sceptre and resting on trophy on her r., crowned by Nike standing on small column, l., on her l.; in the exergue, altar between murex shell and small palm tree
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 13.74 g
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference Rouvier 2405
Specimens 16

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    NY: 1944.100.81865
    NY: 1944.100.81865
    ✸ CNG EA 194, 20 Aug. 2008, lot 207
    CNG EA 357, 12 Aug. 2015, lot 302
    CNG EA 240, 8 Sept. 2010, lot 345
    Beirut-AUB: C1503 256
    Rouvier 2405.2
    B: I-B1900
    NY: 1953.171.1824
    Rouvier 2405.1
    CNG EA 172, 5 Sept. 2007, lot 124
    L: 1970,1001.1
    CNG EA 357, 12 Aug. 2015, lot 301
    M&M Deutschland 20, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 905
    CGT Coll
    Lindgren I, 2383