RPC VI, 9165 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 9165 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Raphia
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue ΑΠϹ = 281
Dating 221/2
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ Α ΑΝΤⲰ[...?]
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΡΑΦΙΑ ΑΠϹ
Reverse design Apollo standing facing nude, head r., holding laurel branch and lyre over tripod, around which serpent is coiled
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Reference Meshorer, Raphia 35
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)
Note "barbarous" style

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     IMJ Meshorer, Raphia 35.3 = Rosenberger 16
2 2     J-SBF Meshorer, Raphia 35.2
3 3     ✸ Tübingen: Slg. Müller 1629
4 4     Meshorer, Raphia 35.1 (Spaer Coll., Jerusalem)