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
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Vibius Trebonianus Gallus Augustus
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, Neapolis 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