RPC VI, 5678 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5678 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Sebaste
Reign Uncertain
Issue Boule
Dating Elagabalus-Severus Alexander
Obverse inscription ΙƐΡΑ ΒΟΥΛΗ
Obverse design veiled and draped bust of Boule, r.
Reverse inscription ϹƐΒΑϹΤΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Ganymede standing nude facing, head l., wearing Phrygian cap, holding syrinx and pedum, clutched from behind his shoulders by eagle with spread wings
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 4.46 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference Martin 228,3
Specimens 9 (7 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1874,0716.213 BMC 19 = Martin 228, 3.5; BMC 19
2     P: 1911 Wa 6472 = Martin 228, 3.1
3     B: I-B1900 Martin 228, 3.7 = KM 288, 9
4     B: L1906 Martin 228, 3.8
5     C: Lewis SNG 1594 = Martin 228, 3.6
6     Cop: 677 Martin 228, 3.4
7     Mu: 2a. Acc.74924 SNG 449 = Martin 228, 3.3
8     Martin 228, 3.0 = Kroha 72, Apr. 2000, 236
9     Martin 228, 3.2 = Aufhäuser 6, Oct. 1989, 184