RPC VI, 538 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 538 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Philippopolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from front
Reverse design Hermes standing facing, head left, holding purse, caduceus and chlamys
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6
Reference Varbanov, Philippopolis XVII.31.2
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: L.2141
2 2     ✸ Peus 406, 25 Apr. 2012, lot 534
3 3     Wildwinds
4 4     Çanakkale Sammlungen Türkei 995