RPC VI, 8653 (temporary)



Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8653 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Aquilia Severa (Augusta)
Obverse inscription IVL AQVILIA SEVERA AVG
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Aquilia Severa, right
Reverse inscription TVRIORVM
Reverse design Astarte standing facing, turreted, holding long sceptre and resting on trophy on her right, crowned by Nike standing on small column, left, on her left; at her feet, to left, small Marsyas standing, right, carrying wineskin on shoulder and raising hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Reference Rouvier 2397
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Rouvier 2397.1
2 2     Rouvier 2397.2 = Hoffmann, Bull. Num. 1872, 214, 7
3 3     Rouvier 2397.3 = Mi VIII S, 308, 331
4 4     Rouvier 2397.4