RPC IX, 157

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 157
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Maronea
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Volusian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΒΙΒ ΟΥΟΥΛΛƐϹΤΙΑΝΟϹ (sic)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΑΡΩΝƐΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design nude Dionysus standing l., holding bunch of grapes, chlamys and two thyrsi
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 11.16 g
Axis 6
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Maroneia, 1728–32
Specimens 10
Die-links 1, 6: same pair of dies. 1–10: same obv. die as 158/1–6, 8, 159/1, 160/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1898,0601.14 Schönert-Geiss, Maroneia, 1729, pl. 93
2     B: 18237758, 1873/162 Schönert-Geiss, Maroneia, 1732, pl. 94
3     B: 18237759, I-B Schönert-Geiss, Maroneia, 1731, pl. 94
4     Mu Schönert-Geiss, Maroneia, 1728, pl. 93
5     Lindgren II, 807 = CNG 27, 29 Sept. 1993, lot 294
6     ✸ Falkensee coll. = M&M GmbH 36, 30 May 2012, lot 561
7     Plovdiv: 893 Schönert-Geiss, Maroneia, 1730, pl. 94
8     CGT coll. = Naville 25, 25 Sept. 2016, lot 161
9     CGT coll. = Savoca 92 Blue, 19 Dec. 2020, lot 1069
10     K.K.coll.