RPC I, 2428A

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2428A
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Aeolis
City Aegae
Reign Augustus
Magistrate Diphilos Phaita (agonothetes)
Dating c. 10/1 BC
Obverse inscription ΑΙΓΑΕⲰΝ
Obverse design helmeted bust of. Roma (Athena?), r.
Reverse inscription ΔΙΦΙΛΟϹ
Reverse design Zeus standing l., holding eagle (?) in his r. hand, his l. resting on sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 13 mm
Average weight 2.32 g
Axis 12
Specimens 2
Note The name Diphilos linksthis coin to 2427-8. The same helmeted head appears on 2431A. The bust might have an aegis here also.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     CGT coll.
2     ✸ CGT coll. = Savoca 25 Blue, 27 Oct. 2019, lot 1231