RPC IX, 2155

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2155
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Volusian (Augustus)
Issue Group 1, with Greek inscriptions
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Γ ΟΥΙ(Β) ΤΡƐΒ ΟΥΟΛΟΥϹΙΑΝΟ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝƐΑϹΠΟΛƐⲰϹ
Reverse design at l., Nike advancing r., supporting Mount Gerizim; at r., Athena(?) standing l., holding sceptre, shield at her feet; between them, altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 12.46 g
Axis 5, 6, 12
Reference Harl, Neapolis 142 corr.
Specimens 6
Note For die links, see Harl pp. 94-5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 224
2     Bern: Righetti 2426
3     Bern: Righetti 2427
4     IMJ: 2012.001.33094 Sofaer 244
5     CNG 96, 14 May 2014, lot 686
6     ✸ Heritage 3018, 5 Sept. 2012, lot 20455