RPC IX, 173


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 173
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Volusian (Augustus)
Magistrate Isaurikos
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΒΕΙΒ ΟΥΟΛΟϹϹΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Vibius Volusianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, right, seen from rear
Reverse design bear, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 5, 6, 7
Reference Schönert‑Geiss, Byzantion, 1811
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 18235908, I-B Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion, 1811/1, pl. 107
2 2     Mu
3 3     ✸ V: GR 8538