RPC VI, 494 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 494 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Philippopolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗΛ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, l., seen from front
Reverse design Heracles standing facing, head l., holding lion skin and resting on club
Metal Æ
Average diameter 41 mm
Average weight 36.08 g
Axis 12
Reference Varbanov, Philippopolis XVII.9.1
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    Cop: 784
    ✸ Triton X, Jan. 2007, 695
    Lanz 120, May 2004, 441
    Nomos 10, 18 May 2015, lot 115
    CGT coll.
    CNG EA 441, 3 Apr. 2019, lot 298
    Harvard: 2009.110.161
    Athens excavations = Kroll 447