RPC VI, 9247 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 9247 (temporary)
Province Arabia
Region Syria
City Abila
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Issue BΠϹ = 282
Dating 218/19
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹƐ ΑΒΙΛΗΝⲰΝ Κ Ϲ Ι(Ɛ) ΑϹΥ ΒΠϹ
Reverse design front view of temple with six columns with arcuated lintel in pediment, topped by Nike, l., within which lighted altar; on either side, square tower, each having a door and three windows
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 9.49 g
Axis 1, 6
Reference Spijkerman 24
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1970,0909.240
2     Mu
3     CNG EA 212, 17 June 2009, lot 207
4     Spijkerman 24