RPC IX, 1963


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1963
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Syria
City Damascus
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Volusian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP GALLO VOLOSSIANO AVG
Nominative Imperator Gallus Volusianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL ΔAMAS METRO, ΟΛΥΜΠΙΑ - ϹΕΒΑϹΜΙΑ (on crown), Ι Ε
Reverse design agonistic crown containing a palm and inscribed; below, ram’s head
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference SNG Glasgow 2462
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 2, 4: same obv. die. 3: same obv. die as 1963A/1. 3: same rev. die as 1963A/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
2 2     ✸ P: 1211, Chandon
3 3     G SNG 3462
4 4     NY: 1944.100.51966