Lot 2779: Lot Withdrawn - Elagabalus - Philippopolis - Temple 8 Assaria
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 218-222 AD. Obv: AYT K M AYRHLIOC ANTWNEINOC CEB legend with laureate, draped and cuirassed bust left. Rev: MHTROPOLEWC FILIPPOPOLEEC NEOKOROY legend with octastyle temple containing a statue of Apollo on a base, emperor standing left before the temple, sacrificing over an altar, four priests and attendants and a sacrificial bull before and behind him. Varbanov 1735 variant (number of attendants); otherwise unlisted reverse type. See Wildwinds.com (this coin). 33.32 grams. . Ex Gorny & Mosch Auction 233, lot 1883.
Condition Report: Good very fine. Extremely rare.