RPC I, 3154

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3154
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Sebaste
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Magistrate Sosthenes (without title)
Obverse inscription ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r.; before, lituus
Reverse inscription ΣΩΣΘΕΝΗΣ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design naked figure standing, l., with sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 14 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference MG 411, no. 148 corr.
Specimens 8 (4 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–4: same obv. die.
Note I-B identified the figure as Zeus.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1906
2 2     B: 18241202, 1900 Imhoof-Blumer MG, no. 148
3 3     B: 18241203, 1914/761 Prowe 1877
4 4     B: 18241204, 1920/822
5 5     CGT coll. = Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 38, 6 Dec. 2015, lot 413
6 6     CGT coll.
7 7     CGT coll. ex G. Rohde
8 8     ✸ Naumann 64, 1 Apr. 2018, lot 326