RPC VI, 885 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 885 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., with aegis, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝƐΙΑ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Reverse design prize table holding one agonistic crown with palm branch, between bottle and vase(?), seen from l.; below, jug
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 12.14 g
Axis 6
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1658
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1961,0301.99 Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1658