RPC IX, 519

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 519
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Alexandria
Reign Uncertain
Issue Style 5 (Gallus and/or Valerian)
Obverse inscription AVG ALEX TRO
Obverse design draped bust of Tyche, right; behind her, vexillum inscribed AV CO
Reverse inscription CO AVG TROA
Reverse design priest (Chryses) standing facing, by the cult statue of Apollo Smintheus standing on tall column; at left, tripod
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 8
Reference Bellinger A479
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 518/1–3, 520/1–3, 521/1, 522/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 210
2 2     Künker 115, 25 Sept. 2006, lot 724