RPC IX, 172

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 172
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Volusian (Augustus)
Magistrate Isaurikos (without title)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΒΕΙΒ ΟΥΟΛΟⳞⳞΙΑΝΟⳞ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΙⳞΑΥΡΙΚΟΥ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Reverse design dolphin r., between two tuna fishes, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 7.95 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference Schönert‑Geiss, Byzantion, 1808–10
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–4: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 492 Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion, 1808, pl. 107
2     ✸ C: 129-1948
3     G SNG 892
4     Gotha Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion, 1809, pl. 107