RPC IV.2, 1923 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1923 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Tiberiopolis
Reign Commodus
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Second half of second century AD, probably reign of Commodus
Dating c. 150-200, probably c. 184-190
Obverse inscription ΙƐΡΑ ΒΟΥΛΗ
Obverse design veiled and draped bust of the Boule, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΙΒƐΡΙΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design nude Apollo standing, facing, head, l., holding laurel-branch, placing lyre on top of column (or laurel-tree stump?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 6
Reference vA Phryg. II, 1205–8, Martin, Demos 243, no. 4
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     SNG vA 4024 = vA Phryg. II, 1205, pl. 37
2     Gotha
3     P: 2158
4     C SNG 5013 = Leake 8233, Suppl., p. 104.10
5     ✸ Private coll. CGT = Numismatik Naumann48 (20/11/2016), 427