Roman Empire, Elagabalus (218-222), AE29 of Tyre, Quadriga on rev.


Roman Empire

Elagabalus (218-222)


TYRE (after suppression of the colony)


Obv: IMPCAESMAVAN TON[INVSAVG].  Laureate head of Elagabalus r.

Rev: TVRIORVM, Quadriga with emperor, nearest horse looking back, murex shell and palm branch in exergue.

18.07g, 28-29mm dia.

BMC 412.

About Very Fine, sl. pitting on rev.  Scarce.  With older ticket showing price of £180.