RPC IX, 465

 

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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 465
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, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AVG, TROAD (with L retrograde)
Reverse design temple with six columns enclosing statue of Apollo Smintheus standing on short column, left, with quiver on shoulder, holding patera over lighted tripod and bow
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 6
Reference Bellinger A416
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: 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, 459/1–3, 463/1, 466/1–3. 1–2: same rev. die as 490/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1872,0709.162 BMC 148 = Bellinger A416, pl. 23
2 2     B: 18265744, Rauch (under Valerian)