RPC IX, 1427

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1427
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Augusta
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Trebonianus Gallus (Augustus)
Issue Year ΓΛϹ = 233
Dating AD 252/3
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΟΥ ΤΡΙ ΓΑΛΛΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΥΓΟΥϹΤΑΝΩΝ ƐΤ ΓΛϹ
Reverse design turreted and veiled Tyche seated on rocks, l., raising r. hand; at her feet, river god (Saros) swimming; before her, female standing (Livia?), r., raising r. hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 17.97 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Karbach, Augusta 113–5
Specimens 14
Die-links 1, 5: same pair of dies. 2, 4, 9, 12: same pair of dies. 3, 6–8, 10–11, 13: same pair of dies. 1–13: same obv. die as 1428/1–7, 9–13.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1897,0503.48 BMC 12, pl. VIII.2, rev.
2     B: I-B
3     B: Löbb
4     Boston: 1972.11 Karbach 115/1
5     Düsseldorf: Ls4252.32.43 Ziegler 872
6     Harvard: 1983.56.194
7     CNG EA 106, 19 Jan. 2005, lot 184
8     ✸ CNG EA 321, 26 Feb. 2014, lot 358
9     Hirsch 181, 22 Feb. 1994, lot 888 = Kölner Münzkabinett 59, 18 Nov. 1993, lot 288
10     SNG Levante 1253 = Weber 7510 = KM, p. 438, no. 3
11     MünzZentrum 156, 1 Sept. 2010, lot 338
12     A-KIKPE SNG Pfalz 404
13     Ziegler 871 = Kölner Münzkabinett 42, 10 Nov. 1986, lot 96
14     D. Lowe coll.