RPC VI, 9002 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 9002 (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 ΑΝΤⲰ ΝΙΚΟΠΟΛΙϹ Ɛ Β
Reverse design front view of temple with four columns with arcuated lintel in the middle of pediment, within which Tyche standing facing turreted, head l., holding small bust and spear and placing foot on prow
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 8.74 g
Axis 7, 8
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Gemini VII, 9 Jan. 2011, lot 870
2     ✸ Heritage Mar. 2012 Signature Sale 3003, 8 Mar. 2012, lot 20668