RPC IX, 795

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 795
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Lydia
City Tripolis
Reign Trajan Decius
Obverse inscription ΔΗΜΟϹ
Obverse design bare head of the Demos (youthful), r.
Reverse inscription ΤΡΙΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ, ΜΑΙΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Reverse design river god (Meandros) reclining l., holding reed and cornucopia, resting on overturned vase from which water flows
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 8.97 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference BMC 26
Specimens 5
Die-links 1–5: same pair of dies. 1–5: same obv. die as 794/1–6, 796/1, 797/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC 26
2     Cop SNG 737
3     V-ON Leypold 1334
4     SNG vA 3307
5     CGT coll. = Auctiones 45, 21 Feb. 2016, lot 69