RPC IX, 470


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 470
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Alexandria
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Issue Anonymous coins, style 1
Obverse inscription CO ALEX TRO
Obverse design draped bust of Tyche, right; behind her, vexillum inscribed CO AV
Reverse inscription COL AVGO TRO
Reverse design to left, cult statue of Apollo Smintheus standing on short column, right, holding patera and bow; to right, bearded male figure (Alexander?), standing left, holding patera and sceptre; between them, lighted tripod entwined by serpent; above, eagle flying, right, holding bucranium in claws
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 3
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same rev. die as 445/1–7, 479A/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: Löbb.