RPC III, 1906


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1906
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Ionia
City Chios
Reign Uncertain
Issue Group IIIC: reign of Trajan or Hadrian?
Dating First half of the second century
Obverse inscription ΧΙΩΝ
Obverse design sphinx seated left. lifting front paw over prow of galley
Reverse inscription ΗΜΙΑϹϹΑΡΙΟΝ
Reverse design cantharus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 16 mm
Reference Mavrogordato 108ε
Specimens 4 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1949,0411.932 ex Mavrogordato
2 2     P: 3171
3 3     V
4 4     B: I- B Mavrogordato pl. 8.8