RPC IX, 293

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 293
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Trebonianus Gallus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΒΕΙΒ ΓΑΛΛΟⳞ ΑΥ(Ι)
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Vibius Gallus Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Cybele seated on throne, l., holding patera, arm on tympanum; between two lions
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 3, 7, 12
Reference Rec 767
Specimens 8 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 4: same obv. die as 295/4, 8, 306/2, 4, 6, 307/2–3, 315/1, 3–4, 316/1–3, 6–8, 10. 2: same obv. die as 287/1–2, 288/1–3, 295/9, 297/1, 299/1, 302/1–2, 4, 303/1–5, 305/1–2, 306A/1, 309/1–2. 3, 5: same obv. die as 291/1, 295/3, 299A/1, 300/7, 306/1, 3, 313/1–3, 5, 7–8.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1853,0512.167 BMC 137
2 2     P: 1176 Rec pl. LXXXVI.10, rev.
3 3     Cologne Weiser 147
4 4     Cologne Weiser 148
5 5     SNG vA 704
6 6     ✸ CGT coll.
7 7     CGT coll. = Naville 25, 25 Sept. 2016, lot 201
8 8     Freiburg: 14105