RPC IX, 480


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 480
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, right; behind her, vexillum inscribed AV CO
Reverse inscription COL AVGO TRO
Reverse design cult statue of Apollo Smintheus standing on short column, facing, with quiver on shoulder, holding patera and bow; at left, tripod
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Bellinger A473
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 483/1, 488/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR 16600
2 2     H.I. coll. = Savoca Blue 120, 11 Dec. 2021, lot 696