RPC II, 1371

 

Image of specimen #14

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1371
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Synaus
Reign Vespasian
Magistrate Eprius Marcellus (proconsul for the third time) ; Apollophanes (archon)
Obverse inscription ΘƐΑΝ ΡΩΜΗΝ ƐΠΙ ΜΑΡΚƐΛΛΟΥ ΤΟ Γ
Obverse design turreted and draped bust of Roma, r.
Reverse inscription ϹΥΝΑ(Ɛ)ΙΤΩΝ ΑΠΟΛ(Λ)ΟΦΑΝΟΥ ΑΡΧ(Ο)(ΝΤΟϹ)
Reverse design Apollo standing, r., holding bow in his l. hand and drawing arrow from quiver with his r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 4.56 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference BMC 1; Cop 696; Stumpf 321–2
Specimens 18
Note Both the forms Ω and W occur, and there are several variations in spelling on rev. inscription.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 1
2     L BMC 2
3     Cop SNG 696
4     B: I-B GM p. 741
5     B: Fox
6     B: Fox
7     vA 393
8     Plankenhorn coll. = Müller Solingen 69, 1992, lot 142
9     Plankenhorn coll. = Hirsch 166, 1990, lot 443
10     Plankenhorn coll.
11     CGT coll. ex G. Rohde
12     CGT coll.
13     A. Tricarico coll. (ex Kairos 2, lot 330)
14     ✸ Heritage World Coin Auctions Monthly Auction 61151, 26 Jan. 2020, lot 97041
15     Hirsch 368, 22 Sep. 2021, lot 3156 (ex Peus 355, 1998, lot 401; Hirsch 361, 24 Sept. 2020, lot 2149) = Hirsch 371, 9 Feb. 2022, lot 1131
16     Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 39, 3 Jan. 2016, lot 684
17     Naumann 92, 2 Aug. 2020, lot 545
18     Hirsch 364, 11 Feb. 2021, lot 1160 (part of)