Coin of Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum with bust of Elagabalus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 218–222


Mint: Cilicia, Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 9.98 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1420

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Elagabalus right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Confronted busts of Apollo and Tyche (?).
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour