RPC IX, 1855

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1855
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Laodicea ad Mare
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Trebonianus Gallus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ Κ Γ ΟΥΙΒ ΤΡƐΒ ΓΑΛΛΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL LAOD METROPOLEOS, Δ Ɛ
Reverse design nude Marsyas standing l., raising arm, holding wineskin over shoulder
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 16.12 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference SNG Mu 952
Specimens 15
Die-links 1–15: same pair of dies. 1–15: same obv. die as 1851/83 (Antioch), 1854/1–14, 1856/1–11.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1913,0516.3
2     P: 1286
3     B: 190/1966
4     Mu SNG 952
5     NY: 1944.100.66493
6     NY: 1961.154.101
7     O
8     ✸ O
9     Yale: 2001.87.11005
10     Hirsch 163, 27 Sept. 1989, lot 1232 = M&M GmbH 20, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 722 (Righetti)
11     Lindgren I, 2107
12     Missere 910
13     Peus 366, 25 Oct. 2000, lot 1125
14     Zwicker 2182
15     C: Lewis 1781