ELAGABALUS AR Tetradrachm. EF-/EF. Emesa mint. Draped and Cuirassed bust. VERY SCARCE!

Ancient Coins - ELAGABALUS AR Tetradrachm. EF-/EF. Emesa mint. Draped and Cuirassed bust. VERY SCARCE!
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Obverse: AVT K M A ••• ANTϖNEINOC CEB. Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust seen from behind.
Reverse: DHMAPX EX YPATOC TO B. Eagle standing facing, head left, wreath in its beak, star between its legs. D-E in field.

Superb exemplar of this very scarce issue, struck in the syrian mint of Emesa with its peculiar style. EF-/EF condition, conserving full details in both sides and super bold reliefs checkable at photo. Quality silver, much riher than usual in these issues. Choice!

Prieur 252. Antioch mint, A.D. 219 (2nd Consulate). 12,4 g - 27 mm
Price SKU: RPSM98
400.00
  • US$ 453.84
  • £ 360.54
  • AUD 629.28
  • CHF 451.44
  • CAD 606.80

Rates for: 12/12/18

Ships from: Spain