RPC IX, 1219


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1219
Province Galatia-Pontus
Region Paphlagonia
City Ionopolis Abonoteichos
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Trebonianus Gallus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Γ ΒΕΙΒΙ ΤΡΕΒ ΓΑΛΛΟϹ
Nominative Gaius Vibius Trebonianus Gallus
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Gallus, left, seen from front, holding spear and shield with gorgoneion
Reverse inscription ΙΩΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ ΖΕΦΥΡΙϹ, Η
Reverse design nude Zephyros standing left, raising right arm and holding a thunderbolt (?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Rec 19
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 372/1–2 (Amastris), 373/1 (Amastris), 1218/1.
Note The first Γ on the obv. is on the shield

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1975,0411.51
2 2     B: 18215746, I-B Rec pl. XVII.23 = Kraft p. 205, 106b
3 3     V: GR 19288