RPC VI, 993 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 993 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Perinthus
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse design Apollo standing facing, head left, holding laurel branch over inscribed altar holding five apples, and leaning on tripod behind him, around which serpent is coiled
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Axis 6
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 675
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: L1906 Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 675
2 2     CGT coll.