RPC IX, 736

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 736
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Blaundus
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Trebonianus Gallus (Augustus)
Magistrate Aur Papias Ermo— (first archon)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Γ Ο Τ ΓΑΛΛΟϹ Ϲ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΑΡ Α ΑΥ ΠΑΠΙΟΥ, ΒΛΑΥΝΔƐΩΝ ΜΑΚ
Reverse design Apollo-Mên on horseback, r., holding patera, carrying double axe over shoulder, horse being led by Hermes standing l., holding caduceus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 20.91 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference BMC 91
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 738/1–2, 745/1–3. 1–3: same rev. die as 735/1–2.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1840,1224.393 BMC 91
2     ✸ L: 1979,0101.1968 SNG vA 8222 = Kraft p. 158, no. 38, pl. 53
3     J. Hirsch 13, 15 May 1905, lot 4048 (Rhousopoulos)
4     CGT coll. (ex London Coin Galleries 4, 4 June 2017, lot 782)