RPC VI, 500 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 500 (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; the one at l. standing facing, head r.; the one at r. standing facing, head l.; the one in the middle standing, l., looking back, bending over urn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 41 mm
Average weight 35.35 g
Reference Varbanov, Philippopolis XVII.3.1
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    Baldwin's Markov M&M Numismatics L The New York Sale XXIII, 6 Jan. 2010, lot 58 = Gorny & Mosch 114, 4 Mar. 2002, lot 163
    ✸ Lanz 109, May 2002, 681
    Gorny & Mosch 219, 10 Mar. 2014, lot 323
    Fritz Rudolf Künker 193, 26 Sep. 2001, lot 887 = Baldwin's Auctions Ltd Dmitry MarkovM&M Numismatics The New York Sale XXIII, 6 Jan. 2010, lot 58