RPC VI, 508 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 508 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Philippopolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩϹ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΠΟΛΕΩϹ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΟΥ
Reverse design Apollo standing facing, head l., holding laurel branch and bow
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 14.22 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Varbanov, Philippopolis XVII.12.2.2
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Helios 6, 9 Mar. 2011, lot 638
2     L: 1893,1007.17 BMC Philadelphia 92
3     L: 1921,0213.180
4     Wildwinds
5     Savoca 119 Blue, 27 Nov. 2021, lot 402 = Savoca 131 Blue, 23 Apr. 2022, lot 381