RPC IX, 488


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 488
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 CO AV
Reverse inscription COL AVG TROAD
Reverse design nude Marsyas standing right, raising arm, holding wineskin over shoulder
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 5, 12
Reference Bellinger A497
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 480/1–2, 483/1. 1–3: same rev. die as 443/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Cop SNG 103
2 2     ✸ O
3 3     SNG vA 1463