RPC VII.1, 316

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 316
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Gordian III
Magistrate Pollianos (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΙƐΡΑ ϹΥΝΚΛΗΤΟϹ
Obverse design draped bust of the Senate, r.
Reverse inscription ϹΜΥΡ Γ ΝƐ ƐΠ ΠΩΛΛΙΑΝΟΥ
Reverse design two Nemeses standing facing, the one on the l. with bridle, the one on the r. with cubit; at her feet, wheel
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 6.87 g
Axis 5, 6, 7, 11, 12
Reference Klose, Smyrna XVIII 1–2
Specimens 17
Die-links 1–7: same pair of dies. 8–14: same pair of dies. 1–14: same obv. die as RPC VI 3629/1–6, 10 (Phocaea), RPC VI 3630/2 (Phocaea), RPC VI 3631/1, 3–6, 10 (Phocaea), 317/1–31, 318/1–8, 319/1–15, 320/1–11, 324/1, 325/1–8. 1–7: same rev. die as 306/1–14, 324/1. 8–14: same rev. die as 306/15, 324/2–4.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 2805
2     ✸ V: GR 31992
3     B: Weyl
4     NY: 1944.100.46995
5     SNG vA 7991
6     P: 2611A
7     Cop SNG 1317
8     C: Leake 8108
9     A: 5404
10     L BMC 241
11     G Hunter 173 = SNG 1623
12     C: Leake 2482
13     Mu
14     O: Milne
15     Rauch Summer 2012, 20 Sept. 2012, lot 351
16     Lanz 144, 24 Nov. 2008, lot 219
17     C. Rhodes coll.