RPC IX, 1942


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1942
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Syria
City Emesa
Reign Uranius Antoninus
Person (obv.) Uranius Antoninus (Augustus)
Issue Group 5: imperial coinage
Obverse inscription L IVL AVR SVLP VPA ANTONINVS
Nominative Lucius Julius Aurelius Sulpicius Uranius Antoninus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Uranius Antoninus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription SOL ELAGABALVS
Reverse design conical stone of Elagabal, with a facing eagle, on a table, between two umbrellas; sacred vase below the table; on each side, candelabra
Metal gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 6
Reference RIC 8, Baldus 54–5
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.4.uran_ant.8
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 1937/2, 1945/3–4.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1973/1 367, Seyrig Baldus 54 (II/6)
2 2     Damascus: 3326 Baldus 55 (II/5)