RPC IX, 1970


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1970
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 ΔAMA METRO, COL
Reverse design at left, horse standing right, foreleg raised; at right, bull standing left, foreleg raised; between them, cypress tree
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same rev. die as 1956/1, 1957/1–3, 1970A/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 117
2 2     CNG EA 168, 11 July 2007, lot 205