RPC VI, 9072 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 9072 (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, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AEL C C P F (AV A?)
Reverse design facing quadriga carrying the conical stone of Emesa, on which eagle facing; in the exergue, branch
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 11
Reference Meshorer 143
Specimens 5 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ IMJ Sofaer 131
2 2     Galst Coll. NY
3 3     Markov The New York Sale XLVIII, 14 Jan. 2020, lot 143
4 4     Médaillier de Sainte Anne de Jérusalem = N. Van der Vliet, Revue Biblique 57.1 (1950), pp. 111-12 ('Caracalla')
5 5     Meshorer 143