RPC VI, 8936 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8936 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝΕΑϹ Π(ΟΛ) ϹΥΡ Π(ΑΛ) ς(?)
Reverse design Mount Gerizim surmounted by temple complex connected to the colonnade at the slope by stairways; to right, roadway leading to altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 2, 7, 12
Reference SNG Lewis 1897
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 1902/1107
2 2     ✸ C: Lewis SNG 1847
3 3     CGT coll.