RPC IX, 178

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 178
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Volusian (Augustus)
Magistrate Beroneikè (without title) ; Isaurikos (without title)
Alliance with Nicaea
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΒΕΙΒ ΓΑΛΛΟⳞ ΟΥΟΛΟϹϹΙΑΝΟⳞ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΙⳞΑΥΡΙΚΟΥ Κ ΒΕΡΟΝΕΙΚΗⳞ ΟΜΟΝΟΙ, ΝΙΚΑΕΩΝ, ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ (on urn)
Reverse design agonistic crown containing two palms
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 11.64 g
Axis 12
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion, 1850, Rec 786, Franke & Nollé 134
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 491 Wa 786 = Rec 786, pl. LXXXVI.25, rev. = Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion, 1850, pl. 110 = Franke & Nollé 134, Pl.12
2     ✸ Gorny 101, 6 Mar. 2000, lot 536