RPC VI, 5339 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5339 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Neapolis ad Harpasum
Reign Maximinus
Magistrate M. Aur. Dionysios II, grandson of Ikesios (grammateus)
Issue Boule
Obverse inscription ΒΟΥΛΗ
Obverse design veiled and draped bust of Boule, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΥΡ ΝƐΑΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ ƐΠ ΓΡ Μ AΥΡ ΔΙΟΝΥϹΙΟΥ Β
Reverse design Demeter standing facing in long chiton, head l., holding corn ears and long torch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 6.44 g
Axis 6
Reference Delrieux NP/31(11)
Specimens 2
Note The figure seems to be Demeter rather than Dionysus.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: I-B1900 Delrieux NP/31(11) = KM 91, 3 (as Neapolis in Ionia) = Martin 77, 2.2
3     CGT coll. = Martin 77, 2.1 ex G. Rohde Coll. 10574