RPC IX, 175

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 175
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Trebonianus Gallus (Augustus)
Magistrate Beroneikè (without title) ; Isaurikos (without title)
Alliance with Nicaea
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΒΕΙΒ ΓΑΛΛΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΙⳞΑΥΡΙΚΟΥ Κ ΒΕΡΟΝΕΙΚΗⳞ ΟΜΟΝΟΙΑ, ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ, ΝΙΚΑΕΩΝ
Reverse design two conical wicker baskets with lighted altar between them
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 11.18 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion, 1839, Rec 780–1, Franke & Nollé 127–32
Specimens 7
Die-links 2–6: same pair of dies. 1–6: same obv. die as 177/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: G.2426 BMC Thrace 1 = Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion, 1838, pl. 109 = Franke & Nollé 132, pl. 12
2     P: 489 Rec pl. LXXXVI.22, rev. = Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion, 1839/3
3     C McClean 4266 = Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion, 1839/2
4     ✸ V: GR 29210 Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion, 1839/5, pl. 109
5     A Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion, 1839/1
6     Sofia Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion, 1839/4
7     CGT coll.