RPC III, 2409

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 2409
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
Reign Uncertain
Issue Coinage without imperial portrait
Dating Trajan/Hadrian
Obverse inscription ΖΕΥϹ ΛΥΔΙΟϹ
Obverse design head of Zeus Lydios, l., hair bound with taenia
Reverse inscription ΘΕΑ ΡΩΜΗ
Reverse design Roma with crested helmet, chiton and peplos, seated l. on cuirass and shields, holding Nike on her extended r. hand, sword in sheath in l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.07 g
Axis 5, 6, 9
Reference BMC 77
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: TC,p193.n3 BMC 77
2     P: 1168
3     CGT coll., ex Gerhard Rohde
4     CGT coll., ex eBay Savoca
5     ✸ ETB coll., ex Naumann 45, 6 May 2018, lot 369
6     R. Pudill coll. (ex Savoca 32 Blue, 23 May 2020, lot 962)