RPC IX, 493


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 493
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Alexandria
Reign Uncertain
Issue Style 3 (Gallus and/or Valerian)
Obverse inscription CO ALEX TRO
Obverse design draped bust of Tyche, right; behind her, vexillum
Reverse inscription COL AV TROA
Reverse design Apollo Smintheus standing left, with quiver on shoulder, holding patera and bow; at right, tripod; at left raven; at right cypress tree
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Bellinger A472
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: I-B
2 2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.43757
3 3     Çanakkale SNG Turkey 3.480