RPC VII.1, 318

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 318
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Gordian III
Magistrate Pollianos (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΙΕΡΑ ϹΥΝΚΛΗΤΟϹ
Obverse design draped bust of the Senate, right
Reverse inscription ϹΜΥΡ Γ ΝΕ ΕΠ ΠΩΛΛΙΑΝΟΥ
Reverse design Tyche standing left, holding patera and cornucopia
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Klose, Smyrna XVIII 8
Specimens 9 (7 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–8: same pair of dies. 1–8: same obv. die as RPC VI 3680/1–6, 10 (Phocaea), RPC VI 3681/2 (Phocaea), RPC VI 3682/1, 3–6, 10 (Phocaea), 316/1–14, 317/1–31, 319/1–15, 320/1–11, 324/1, 325/1–8. 1–8: same rev. die as 323/1–2, 326/1–8.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Mu
2 2     B: Fox
3 3     B: 833437
4 4     O: Milne
5 5     P: 2604
6 6     R.F. coll.
7 7     P: 2594
8 8     Cop SNG 1315
9 9     ✸ CNG EA 160, 14 Mar. 2007, lot 194