RPC IV.2, 983 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 983 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Ionia
City Chios
Reign Uncertain
Issue Lagos Roman Series IV = Mavrogordato Sub-Period XI g: Without personal name
Dating c. 138–192
Obverse inscription ΧΙΩΝ
Obverse design sphinx seated, right, raising forepaw over bunch of grapes
Reverse inscription ΑϹϹΑΡΙΟΝ
Reverse design amphora between two eight-rayed stars and two loops
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 12
Reference Mavrogordato 115α
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ G: II, 403, no. 62, pl. 53.12 SNG I, no. 1406 = Lagos 467, no. 16, pl. LX = Mavrogordato 115α, pl. II.3 (rev.)
2 2     NY: 1941.131.814