RPC IX, 300

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 300
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Trebonianus Gallus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΒΕΙΒ ΓΑΛΛΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Vibius Gallus Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Homonoia standing left, holding patera and cornucopia
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 1, 7, 11, 12
Reference Weiser 150
Specimens 10 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 3, 5: same obv. die as 286/1, 292/1–2, 294/1–2, 298/1–2, 304/1–2. 4: same obv. die as 289/1–3, 5, 295/1, 301/1–4, 308/1. 7: same obv. die as 291/1, 293/3, 5, 295/3, 299A/1, 306/1, 3, 313/1–3, 5, 7–8.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1181 Rec pl. LXXXVI.16, rev.
2 2     Mu
3 3     ✸ V: GR 34247
4 4     Bern: Righetti 648
5 5     Cologne Weiser 164
6 6     Lindgren I, 152
7 7     SNG vA 709
8 8     CGT coll.
9 9     CGT coll.
10 10     Cologne Weiser 150