RPC IX, 459

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 459
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Alexandria
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Volusian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C VIBI AFINI OLVSSIANV
Nominative Imperator Caesar Vibius Afinius Volusianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AVG TROADE
Reverse design nude Marsyas standing l., on short column, raising arm, holding wineskin over shoulder
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 7.21 g
Axis 6
Specimens 3
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 444/1, 445/1–7, 446/1–6, 447/1–2, 4, 449/1–2, 451/1–2, 452/1, 454/1–3, 5, 7, 11–15, 456/1–2, 458/1–3, 463/1, 465/1–2, 466/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18265745, I-B
2     HI coll.
3     ✸ Private coll. (Forum Ancient Coins, 24 Feb. 2012, 78371)