RPC IV.2, 1896 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1896 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Colossae
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate P. Ail. Ktesikles (without title)
Dating 178-180
Obverse inscription ΔΗΜΟϹ ΚΟΛΟϹϹΗΝΩΝ
Obverse design laureate head of the Demos (youthful), r.
Reverse inscription Π ΑΙΛ ΚΤΗϹΙΚΛΗϹ ΑΝƐΘΗΚƐΝ
Reverse design nude and radiate-headed Helios standing, facing, head, l., wearing chlamys, holding torch and globe
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference vA Phryg. II, 484–6, KM 261, no. 7, Martin, Demos, Colossae 5$
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: (Löbb) KM 261, no. 7, vA Phryg. II, 484, pl. 15
2 2     Afyon: Inv. 2419
3 3     P: 817 Wa 5870 = A. Engel, RN 1884, 32, no. 35 = C. Babington, NC 1863, 1-2 (weight = 219 grains = 141.9g), ex Huber Sale (Sotheby 04/06/1862)
4 4     Yale: ex PRF
5 5     ✸ Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 41 (06/03/2016), 572
6 6     Numismatik Naumann 94 (04/10/2020), 384