RPC VI, 8676 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8676 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue Colonial issue
Obverse inscription IMP CAES M AV ANTONINVS AVG
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription SEPTIM TVRO (sic) COLO
Reverse design 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.; at her feet, to l., small palm tree; to r., murex shell
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 18.26 g
Axis 5, 6, 11, 12
Reference Rouvier 2348–9corr.
Specimens 14

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 388 BMC 388
2     L: 1909,0304.18 BMC 389
3     P: B2219 Rouvier 2348.1
4     B: L1906
5     Cop: 364
6     NY: 1961.154.337
7     NY: 1944.100.81820
8     Beirut-AUB Rouvier 2348.3
9     CGT coll. = CNG Auction 307, 24 July 2013, lot 221
10     CGT coll. = VAuction 314, 10 Dec. 2014, lot 176
11     ✸ CNG EA 325, 23 Apr. 2014, lot 452
12     CNG EA 355, 15 July 2015, lot 340
13     Rouvier 2348.2 = Mi V, 432, 640
14     Rouvier 2349