RPC I, 2420

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2420
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Ionia
City Chios
Reign Uncertain
Magistrate Antiochos, son of Apollonides
Obverse inscription [ΑΣΣΑ]ΡΙΝ ΗΜΙΣΥ
Obverse design sphinx seated, right, with paw over prow
Reverse inscription Α[ΝΤΙΟΧΟΣ] ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΔΟΥ ΧΙΟΣ
Reverse design crossed thyrsi between bunch of grapes and cantharus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Reference Mavrogordato 96β
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B
2 2     A