RPC IX, 2157

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2157
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 ΤΡƐΒ ΟΥΟΛΟΥϹΙΑΝΟ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝƐΑϹΠΟΛƐⲰϹ
Reverse design Mount Gerizim with temple in perspective, and altar (on the l.), steep stairway and colonnade, enclosed by wreath; below, eagle facing, head l., spreading wings
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 11.47 g
Axis 6
Reference Harl, Neapolis 139
Specimens 2
Note For die links, see Harl pp. 94-5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ IMJ: 2012.001.33093 Sofaer 243
2     Rosenberger III, 122