Seleucis and Pieria. Antioch. Elagabalus, 218-222. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24 mm, 13.00 g, 1 h), "Linear wings", 219. ΑVΤ Κ Μ Α ... ΑΝΤHΝΕΙΝΟ-C CEB Laureate bust of Elagabalus to right, with slight drapery over his far shoulder. Rev. ΔΗΜΑΡΧ ΕΞ YΠΑΤΟC ΤΟ Β Eagle standing facing with spread wings, his head turned to left, holding a wreath in his beak; on either side of eagle’s neck, Δ Ε; between legs, star. Prieur 270 var (ribbon not over shoulder). Well-centred; lovely portrait. Good very fine.
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