RPC VI, 8681 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8681 (temporary)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue Colonial issue
Obverse inscription IMP CAES M AV ANTONINVS AV
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription SEP TVRO (sic) COLO
Reverse design Marsyas standing, r., carrying wineskin on shoulder and raising hand towards palm tree; between them, star on murex shell
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.51 g
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 836
2     Franke coll.