RPC VI, 970 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 970 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Perinthus
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΠΕΡΙΝΘΙΩΝ ΔΙϹ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Demeter standing veiled, r., holding long torch and clasping hands with Homonoia standing, l., holding cornucopia; between them, lighted altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 40 mm
Average weight 36.61 g
Axis 6
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 715, BMC 55
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1846,0910.107 Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 715.1 = BMC 55
2     N: F6440 Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 715.2
3     ✸ CNG 336, Oct. 2014, 171 = CNG 93, May 2013, 752