RPC IX, 1928


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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1928
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Syria
City Emesa
Reign Uranius Antoninus
Person (obv.) Uranius Antoninus (Augustus)
Issue Group 4: bronze coinage. Year ƐΞΦ = 565
Dating AD 253/4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟ Κ ϹΟΥΛΠ ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟϹ ϹΕ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Sulpicius Antoninus Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Uranius Antoninus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΜΙϹΩΝ ΚΟΛΩΝ, ΕΞΦ
Reverse design temple with six columns enclosing conical stone of Elagabal, ornamented with a facing eagle, between two umbrellas; crescent on pediment
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 6
Reference Baldus 44
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: Y 23879, Seyrig