RPC III, 2597


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume III
Number 2597
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Sebaste
Reign Uncertain
Dating First half of the second century
Obverse inscription
Obverse design draped bust of Dionysus crowned with ivy, r.
Reverse inscription ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Demeter in long chiton, veil and peplos, standing l., holding in her r. hand two ears of corn and poppy, resting with l. on long torch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 4.09 g
Axis 6
Reference BMC 2–3
Specimens 6 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1901,0706.14 BMC 2
2     L: 1882,0701.5 BMC 3
3     ✸ P: 1909 Wa 6470
4     B: Löbb.
5     C: CM.LK.2332-R SNG 5004
6     I-B = GRMK 165, 1