RPC IX, 2171


Image of specimen #6


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2171
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Trebonianus Gallus (Augustus)
Issue Group 2, with Latin inscriptions
Obverse inscription IMP C C VIB TRIB GALLO AVG
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL NEAPOLI
Reverse design Fortuna standing facing, holding patera and cornucopia; on each side, temple-shaped cage enclosing a bird; below, lion running, r.; above, Mount Gerizim
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.71 g
Axis 12
Reference Harl 153
Specimens 6
Die-links 1–4, 6: same pair of dies.
Note For die links, see Harl p. 96

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1908,0110.2159 BMC 159, pl. VII.18, rev.
2     Beirut-AUB: 1887 Baramki 55, pl. V.10
3     IMJ: 2003.064.16228
4     IMJ: 2012.001.33085 Sofaer 235
5     IMJ: 85.08965
6     ✸ CNG 97, 17 Sept. 2014, lot 555