RPC VI, 9059 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 9059 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Aelia Capitolina
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue Issue 2 (with Alexander)
Obverse inscription IM C M A ANTONINVS
Obverse design laureate bust of Elagabalus, right, wearing cuirass with Gorgoneion, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL AE C C P F
Reverse design Tyche standing facing turreted, head left, holding small bust and sceptre and placing foot on globe(?), before altar; to left, aquila; above, star; in the exergue, wine cup
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference Meshorer 129a
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1908,0110.1964 BMC 84
2 2     Goldberg 116, 2 June 2020, lot 909
3 3     Meshorer 129a