RPC VI, 8650 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8650 (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, right
Reverse inscription TVRIORVM
Reverse design Nike advancing, left, holding palm branch and placing wreath on small palm tree; before her, murex shell
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Rouvier 2409
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1944.100.81867
2 2     ✸ CNG EA 362, 28 Oct. 2015, lot 306
3 3     Rouvier 2409