RPC III, 1897


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1897
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Ionia
City Chios
Reign Uncertain
Issue Group IIIB: reign of Trajan or Hadrian?
Dating First half of the second century
Obverse inscription ΧΙΩΝ
Obverse design sphinx seated left, clasping with both front paws a large bunch of grapes
Reverse inscription ΑϹϹΑΡΙΟΝ
Reverse design amphora
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 6
Reference Mavrogordato 109γ
Specimens 4 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     G: 63 SNG 1403
2 2     Cop SNG 1646
3 3     ✸ P: 3163
4 4     B: Fox