RPC VI, 504 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 504 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Philippopolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗΛ(ΙΟϹ) ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΕΝΔΡΕΙϹΕΙΑ ΠΥΘΙΑ ΕΝ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΠΟΛΙ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩ
Reverse design prize table holding agonistic crown with five apples (or two palm branches); below, jug (with or without one or two palm branches); (to r., palm branch below table)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 24.52 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Varbanov, Philippopolis XVII.10
Specimens 19
Note ΠΥΘΙΑ is sometimes inscribed on the crown

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    CNG 88, 14 Sept. 2011, lot 778
    Lanz 123, 30 May 2005, lot 714
    ✸ CNG 321, 26 Feb. 2014, lot 294
    Bern: N/82.306 SNG Schweiz 306
    Nomos obolos 19, 8 May 2021, lot 514
    P: 1351
    Gorny & Mosch EA 282, 14 Oct. 2021, lot 3493
    Varbanov 3, 1652
    Varbanov 3, 1653
    VAuctions Pars Coins Sale 6, 20 April 2020, lot 222
    Roma Numismatics EA 44, 3 March 2018, lot 459 ex Roma Numismatics EA 20, 29 Aug. 2015, lot 456
    Numismatik Naumann 61, 7 Jan. 2018, lot 331
    CNG 100, 7 Oct. 2015, lot 1709 ex Numismatica Genevensis 8, 24 Nov. 2014, lot 116 ex J.J Grano coll. ex NGSA III (2004), lot 148
    Nomos obolos 9, 21 Oct. 2014, lot 279
    Baldwin's Auctions Ltd Dmitry Markov Coins & Medals M&M Numismatics Ltd The New York Sale IX, 13 Jan. 2005, lot 138
    CNG 53, 15 March 2000, lot 1050
    B: 18241021, 1906 Löbbecke
    G SNG 826
    Hirsch 317, 18 Feb. 2016, lot 2273