RPC IX, 1523

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1523
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 ΜΗΤ[ ], Γ Γ, Α Κ Μ, ƐΤ ΑΟϹ (with Ζ retrograde)
Reverse design Nike driving biga of horses, r., holding wreath and palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.93 g
Axis 3, 5, 7
Reference Ziegler, Anazarbos, 794
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies. 1–4: 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, 1521/1–20, 1522/1–8, 1524/1–7.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ O
2     Istanbul: 8599
3     Ziegler, Anazarbos, 794.1, pl. 34, rev.
4     Trade, July 2020