RPC VI, 8649 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8649 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Julia Maesa (Augusta)
Obverse inscription IVLIA MAESA AVGV
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Julia Maesa, r.
Reverse inscription TVRIORVM
Reverse design laureate bust of beardless Heracles-Melqart, r., wearing lion skin around his neck; before, star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 13.37 g
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 2407
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    P: B2259 Rouvier 2407.1
    Rouvier 2407.2
    Rouvier 2407.3 = Mi V, 437, 670
    B: F1873
    ✸ B: I-B1900
    NY: 1944.100.81868
    P: 851
    M&M Deutschland 20, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 904
    Beirut-AUB: C1500 253