RPC II, 901A

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 901A
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Troas
City Gargara
Reign Vespasian
Obverse inscription ΓΑΡΓΑΡƐⲰΝ
Obverse design diademed (?) and draped (?) bearded bust, r.
Reverse inscription CA (?)
Reverse design rhinoceros, r.; letters in exergue CA (?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 16 mm
Average weight 2.72 g
Axis 6
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Note The mysterious letters in the exergue seem to link this coin to the Vespasianic issue, where such letters were deciphered.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ 'Kressa Cherson coll.'
2     M. Fox coll.