RPC VI, 8999 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8999 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Nicopolis-Emmaus
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue Ɛ B = 2
Dating 219/20
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΝΤⲰΝΙ ΝƐΙΚΟΠΟΛƐⲰϹ Ɛ Β, ΝƐΙΚΟΠΟΛΙϹ
Reverse design eagle facing, head l., spreading wings and holding wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 16.50 g
Axis 6
Reference Meshorer, City-Coins 159
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1840,1226.324 BMC 6
2     L: 1908,0110.2177 BMC 7
3     IMJ: 71.1101
4     CNG 46, 24 June 1998, lot 914
5     Galst Coll. = CNG 118, 13 Sept. 2021, lot 866
6     ✸ Gemini VI, 10 Jan. 2010, lot 744
7     Sofaer 1 = Meshorer, City-Coins 159