RPC I, 1500Aa

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 1500Aa
Province Macedonia
Region Illyricum
City Apollonia
Reign Uncertain
Magistrate Xenophanes (without title) ; Chairen(os?) (without title)
Obverse inscription ΧΑΙΡΗΝ ΞΕ
Obverse design head of Artemis, l., with bow and quiver; below neck, ΞΕ; in r. field, above name, monogram
Reverse inscription ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΑΤΑΝ
Reverse design tripod in wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 18.83 g
Reference Dimalla 34-37
Specimens 2
Note A new set of 4 bronze denominations was created in the 40's BC, replacing the old ones. The Dimalla hoard 1973 (published by S. Gjongecaj and O. Picard, BCH 122, 1998, pp. 511-27), buried at the end of the first century BC, bears testimony to this change
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Grün 64, 20 Nov. 2014, lot 567
2     ✸ Lanz 128, 22 May 2006, lot 114