RPC III, 1770


Image of specimen #16


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1770
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Germe
Reign Uncertain
Dating First half of the second century
Obverse inscription ΙΕΡΑ ϹΥΝΚΛΗΤΟϹ
Obverse design draped male bust of Senate, right
Reverse inscription ΓΕΡΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design laureate and draped bust of Apollo, right; in front, lyre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 16 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Ehling 358–67
Specimens 17 (0 in the core collections)
Note In the original database and the printed RPC III, specimens 1-2 and the photo of 1 are specimens of the later, Antonine, Ehling 380-1. So the reverse description for 1770 has now been changed, the two specimens have been removed and a new photo has been added (February 2017).
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1 –12     see Ehling 358–67
13 13     Ebay Savoca
14 14     CGT coll., ex Tom Vossen
15 15     Bochum: M 3221
16 16     ✸ Aquila Numismatics 2, 7 May 2022, lot 550
17 17     M. Cambreling Coll.