RPC VI, 521 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 521 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Philippopolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗΛ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩϹ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΠΟΛΕΩϹ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΟΥ
Reverse design athlete, nude, advancing left, looking back, holding palm branch and wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 1
Reference Varbanov, Philippopolis XVII.18.1.3
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Nomos 32, 8 June 2024, lot 143 = Gorny & Mosch 138, 7 March 2005, lot 1665
2 2     Varbanov 1707 (PC)