RPC VI, 5913 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5913 (temporary)
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Pisidia
City Palaeopolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ ϹΕ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΠΑΛΕΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ ΘΕΜΙϹ
Reverse design three nude athletes each holding pebble, those at the sides standing, right and left, the one in the middle standing facing, head left, placing hand in vase; above, agonistic crown with two palm branches
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 12
Reference vA Pisid. 1107–8
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: B-I1928 vA Pisid. 1107 = ZfN 39, 1929, 278, 4b
2 2     B: F1878 vA Pisid. 1108 = ZfN 39, 1929, 278, 4a