RPC VI, 971 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 971 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Perinthus
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate bust of Elagabalus, r., wearing cuirass decorated with Gorgoneion and aegis, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΠΕΡΙΝΘΙΩΝ ΔΙϹ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design emperor radiate standing facing in military dress, head l., holding spear and patera over lighted altar at his feet, l., between two vexilla, each adorned with three stars
Metal Æ
Average diameter 41 mm
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1200
2     ✸ Zeugma hoard C148, via wildwinds