RPC VI, 4682 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4682 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Severus Alexander
Magistrate M. Vinicius Polites (strategos)
Obverse inscription ƐΠ Ϲ Μ ΟΥΙΝΙ ΠΟΛƐΙΤΟΥ
Obverse design veiled and draped bust of Demeter Horia/Asia, l., holding corn ears and cornucopia
Reverse inscription ƐΠ ϹΤΡ ΠΟΛƐΙΤΟΥ ϹΜΥΡΝΑΙΩΝ Γ ΝƐΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design amazon Smyrna standing facing, head l., holding double axe and pelta with chlamys, and small temple with four columns; at her feet, prow
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Klose XVII, 2
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 2765 Klose XVII, 2.4
2 2     B: I-B Klose XVII, 2.3
3 3     A: 1894-95H3262 Klose XVII, 2.1
4 4     vA 2194 = Klose XVII, 2.2
5 5     ✸ Naumann 88, 5 Apr. 2020, lot 420