RPC IX, 479A

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 479A
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Alexandria
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Issue Anonymous coins, style 2
Obverse inscription ALEX TRO
Obverse design draped bust of Tyche, r.; behind her, vexillum inscribed AV CO
Reverse inscription COL AVGO TRO
Reverse design to l., cult statue of Apollo Smintheus standing on short column, r., holding patera and bow; to r., bearded male figure (Alexander?), standing l., holding patera and sceptre; between them, lighted tripod entwined by serpent; above, eagle flying, r., holding bucranium in claws
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 9.34 g
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same rev. die as 445/1–7, 470/1.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Naumann 49, 8 Jan. 2017, lot 407