RPC VI, 9071 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 9071 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Aelia Capitolina
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus) ; Severus Alexander (Caesar)
Issue Issue 2 (with Alexander)
Obverse inscription IMP C M A ANT AVG ET ALEX CAES
Obverse design jugate laureate, draped and cuirassed busts of Elagabalus and Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL A C COM P F
Reverse design facing quadriga carrying the conical stone of Emesa, on which eagle facing
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 8.46 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference Meshorer 143a
Specimens 8 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1908,0110.1977 BMC 90
2     P: 418
3     B: 1878, Rauch ZfN 7, 1880, p. 219 ('Elagabalus/Caracalla + 'Frau')
4     IMJ: 78.1626
5     Gitbud Numismatik GmbH Gitbud Numismatik 1, 11 Dec. 2016, lot 112
6     Heritage Long Beach Signature Sale 3005, 29 May 2009, lot 20091
7     Meshorer 143a
8     Naumann 106, 1 Aug. 2021, lot 439