RPC VII.1, 317

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 317
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 temple with four columns enclosing statue of Tyche holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 6.82 g
Axis 5, 6, 11, 12
Reference Klose, Smyrna XVIII 3–7
Specimens 33
Die-links 1–9: same pair of dies. 10–23: same pair of dies. 24–6: same pair of dies. 27–8: same pair of dies. 29–31: same pair of dies. 1–31: same obv. die as RPC VI 3629/1–6, 10 (Phocaea), RPC VI 3630/2 (Phocaea), RPC VI 3631/1, 3–6, 10 (Phocaea), 316/1–14, 318/1–8, 319/1–15, 320/1–11, 324/1, 325/1–8. 1–9: same rev. die as 303/1–8, 307/1–8, 311/1–4, 320/1–6, 322/1–8, 325/1–8. 10–23: same rev. die as 307/9–10, 311/5–6, 320/7–11, 325/9–10. 24–6: same rev. die as 307/11, 311/7, 325/11–16. 27–8: same rev. die as 325/17–22. 29–31: same rev. die as 325/23–4, 33–6.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     R.F. coll.
2     G Hunter 172 = SNG 1624
3     C SNG Lewis 1405
4     A: 5403a
5     Istanbul: K.D. 650-923
6     D.K. coll.
7     Depositum München
8     B
9     ✸ M&M GmbH 15, 21 Oct. 2004, lot 681 (Righetti)
10     P: 2624
11     O: Milne
12     L
13     Mu
14     Amsterdam: Den Haag 5979
15     V: GR 17704
16     A: Keun 1202
17     Stockholm
18     P: 2806
19     Tübingen SNG 3204
20     L BMC 240
21     Istanbul: K.D. 762-1951
22     Boston: 67.879
23     P.G. Smith Winter 1977, lot A 9
24     B: I-B
25     NY: 1947.97.421
26     B
27     Zurich: 903/7
28     Bucharest-IA: 759/25
29     Amsterdam: Den Haag 5978
30     P: AA.GR.24824
31     Cop Th: 2161
32     M&M GmbH 30, 28 May 2009, lot 1145
33     C. Rhodes coll.