RPC IX, 2162

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2162
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 ΟΥΟΛΟΥϹΑΝ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝƐΑϹΠΟΛƐⲰϹ, ƐΠΙϹΗΜΟΥ ΝƐⲰΚΟΡΟΥ
Reverse design inscription on tablet with voluted ansae; below, eagle standing l., spreading wings; above, Mount Gerizim (sometimes between star and crescent)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 10.29 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Harl 137
Specimens 6
Note All coins are from the same dies. For die links, see Harl p. 94

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1968/158
2     P: 223
3     O
4     Beirut-AUB: 1888 Baramki 56, pl. V.11 (‘Gallus’)
5     IMJ: 2012.001.33097 Sofaer 247
6     IMJ: 78.02750