RPC IX, 1969


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1969
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 ΔAMA METR
Reverse design two eagles facing, each head turned back and holding a ribbon in beak; between, them, vexillum inscribed [VI F]
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 1
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1944.100.83742
2 2     ✸ V: GR 21887
3 3     CNG EA 208, 8 Apr. 2009, lot 232 = Dix, Noonan, Webb, 29 Sept. 2008, lot 5747