RPC III, 786

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 786
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Tomis
Reign Uncertain
Issue Coinage without imperial portrait
Dating Nerva/Hadrian
Obverse inscription
Obverse design veiled, corn-wreathed and draped bust of Demeter, r.; to r. ear of corn
Reverse inscription ΤΟΜΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing l., holding bunch of grapes (?) over panther in r. hand and long (filleted?) thyrsus in l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 17 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference AMNG 2539
Specimens 6 (1 in the core collections)
Note Not a complete list. The unusual closed form of Ω is similar to AMNG 2604-5 (Hadrian)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     V: GR 31091
2 2     Soutzo coll. 316
3 3     Soutzo coll. 317
4 4     Helios 2, 25 Nov. 2008, lot 48 (ex Gorny and Mosch 118, 14 Oct. 2002, lot 1613)
5 5     SNG Stancomb 889 = Roma Numismatics EA 71, 28 May 2020, lot 61
6 6     ✸ R. Pudill coll.