RPC IX, 1521

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1521
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Anazarbus
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Volusian (Augustus)
Issue Year ΑΟϹ = 271
Dating AD 252/3
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΟΥΙ ΑΦ ΓΑΛΛΟϹ ΟΥΟΛΟΥϹΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΝΑΖΑΡΒΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛ, Α Μ Κ, Γ Γ, ƐΤ ΑΟϹ (with Ζ retrograde)
Reverse design horse, trotting r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 10.19 g
Axis 1, 3, 4, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12
Reference Ziegler, Anazarbos, 797
Specimens 22
Die-links 1–20: same pair of dies. 1–20: same obv. die as 1506/1–13, 1507/1–7, 1508/1–9, 1509/1–2, 1516/1–8, 1517/1–2, 1518/1–2, 1519/1–5, 1520/1–3, 1522/1–8, 1523/1–4, 1524/1–7.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 259 SNG 2138
2     P: 280 Wa 4174 = SNG 2139
3     B: I-B
4     B: Knobelsdorf
5     B: Löbb
6     NY: 1998.18.110
7     NY: 2000.8.20 possibly Ziegler, Anazarbos, 797.13, as ex Marcinkowski coll.
8     Anamur: 3.96.2003 SNG 113
9     Istanbul: 8600
10     V-ON Leypold 2280
11     Lindgren III, A789a
12     Tahberer 467
13     Tahberer 468
14     SNG vA 5506
15     Ziegler 1147
16     Ziegler 1148
17     Ziegler 1149
18     Ziegler, Anazarbos, 797.12
19     Ziegler, Anazarbos, 797.14
20     Ziegler, Anazarbos, 797.6
21     CGT coll.
22     CGT coll.