RPC IX, 2163

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2163
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 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 12.26 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Harl, Neapolis 141
Specimens 4
Note For die links, see Harl pp. 94-5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1908,0110.2164 BMC 164, pl. VII.20
2     IMJ: 2012.001.33095 Sofaer 245
3     IMJ: 2012.001.33096 Sofaer 246
4     Heritage 3003, 8 Mar. 2012, lot 20667