RPC IX, 747


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Coin type
Volume IX
Number 747
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Blaundus
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Volusian (Augustus)
Magistrate Aurelius Papias Ermo— (strategos and first archon)
Obverse inscription Α Κ ΟΥΟΛΟΥϹϹΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Volusianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΒΛΑΥΝΔƐΩΝ ϹΤΡ ΑΥ ΠΑΠΙΑ ƐΡ
Reverse design Apollo-Mên on horseback, r., carrying double axe over shoulder
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6
Reference Cop 99
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–4: same pair of dies. 1–4: same obv. die as 740/1–3, 741/1–3, 744/1–3, 746/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: Löbb.
2 2     Cop SNG 99
3 3     Auctiones AG 5, 2 Dec. 1975, lot 148
4 4     Lindgren I, A717A