RPC VI, 499 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 499 (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 inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩϹ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΠΟΛΕΩϹ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΟΥ
Reverse design three nude athletes each holding an apple, those at the sides standing, r. and l., the one in the middle standing facing, head l., leaning on urn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 42 mm
Average weight 38.34 g
Reference Varbanov, Philippopolis XVII.3.2
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Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ P: L.353