RPC VI, 559 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 559 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Philippopolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡΗΛ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Elagabalus, right
Reverse design Tyche of the City seated on rock facing, holding corn ears; at her feet, river god swimming, left, holding prow on which the Tyche is resting her foot
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Varbanov, Philippopolis XVII.20.1
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1874,0715.440 BMC 43
2 2     ✸ B: 18241022, 1905/1400
3 3     Sofia: 865
4 4     CGT coll.
5 5     Sofia: 2382