RPC VI, 8812 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8812 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IM(P) C AV ANTONIVS
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL FL AVG CAES
Reverse design front view of temple with four columns with arcuated lintel in the middle of pediment, within which Tyche standing facing turreted, head left, holding small bust and spear and placing foot on globe(?); in each aisle, statue standing
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Kadman 66 (as Caracalla), 80
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1908,0110.1948
2 2     L: 1908,0110.1947
3 3     J-R Kadman 80
4 4     CGT coll.
5 5     Kadman 66 (as Caracalla)