RPC VI, 9245 (temporary)



Coin type
Volume VI
Number 9245 (temporary)
Province Arabia
Region Syria
City Abila
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue BΠϹ = 282
Dating 218/19
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤωΝΙΝ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΒΙΛΗΝωΝ Κ Ϲ ΒΠϹ
Reverse design front view of shrine with two columns with arcuated lintel, within which Tyche standing facing turreted, head right, holding spear and Nike, placing foot on river god swimming, left; at either side, small figure standing on basis, holding torch(?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Reference Spijkerman 27
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Spijkerman 27