RPC IX, 171


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 171
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Coela
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Volusian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription VIB APINI VOLVSSIA C
Nominative Vibius Afinius Volusianus Caesar
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription AELI MVNICIP COEL
Reverse design nude Marsyas standing right, raising arm, holding wineskin over shoulder
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 11, 12
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies. 1–4: same obv. die as 171A/1.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1634
2 2     ✸ C McClean 4151
3 3     Cop SNG 883
4 4     Dresden: AAC3770 (1917/386)