RPC IX, 600

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 600
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Colophon
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Trebonianus Gallus (Augustus)
Magistrate Klaudios Kallistos (strategos and ‘priest of the Ionians’)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Γ ΟΥΙΒ ΤΡΕΒΩΝΙΑΝΟⳞ ΓΑΛΛΟⳞ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Vibius Trebonianus Gallus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ⳞΤΡ ΚΛ ΚΑΛΛΙⳞΤΟΥ ΙΕΡΕΩⳞ ΙΩΝΩΝ, ΚΟΛΟΦΩΝΙΩ, ΤΟ ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΙΩΝΩΝ
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing Apollo (Klarios) seated l.; below, humped bull in front of lighted altar; in the foreground, figures of thirteen Ionian League cities standing in semi-circle, r. hands raised and holding wreaths
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 18.33 g
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference Milne 255
Specimens 13 (8 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 9–11, 13: same pair of dies. 2, 6–8, 12: same pair of dies. 3–5: same pair of dies. 1–13: same obv. die as 598/1, 764/1–3 (Neapolis ad Harpasum).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 338
2     P: 339
3     B: Fox Kraft p. 134, no. 135a
4     B: Löbb Kraft p. 134, no. 135a
5     C McClean 8057, pl. 277.15 = J. Hirsch 21, 16 Nov. 1908, lot 2776 = Kraft p. 134, no. 135a
6     G SNG 1666
7     O
8     V: GR 17088
9     Yale: 2007.183.87 M&M GmbH 11, 7 Nov. 2002, lot 70 = Schulman NY, 6 June 1969 (Mabbott coll.), lot 1474
10     ✸ Leu 7, 24 Oct. 2020, lot 1442 = Aufhäuser 10, 5 Oct. 1993, lot 526
11     HI coll.
12     Künker 89, 8 Mar. 2004, lot 2547
13     SNG vA 2024 = Kraft p. 134, no. 135a