RPC IX, 1230


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1230
Province Galatia-Pontus
Region Pontus
City Amisus
Reign Aemilian
Person (obv.) Aemilian (Augustus)
Issue Year ϹΠΔ = 284
Dating AD 253
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΙΜ ΑΙΜΙΛΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Aemilian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΜΙϹΟΥ ƐΛƐΥΘƐΡ, ƐΤ ϹΠΔ
Reverse design Helios standing. l., holding raising r. arm and holding globe
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 14.77 g
Axis 6
Reference Rec 147
Specimens 3
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 1227/1–5, 1229/1–4, 1231/1, 1232/1–5.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1929,1013.492 ex Grand Duke A. Michailowitsch coll.: Rec pl. Supp. J.11
2     B: Knobelsdorf
3     NY: 1944.100.41373