RPC IX, 801

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 801
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Peltae
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Trebonianus Gallus (Augustus)
Magistrate Aur Ruphinos Gaiou (first archon)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Γ Ο ΤΡƐ ΓΑΛΛΟϹ Ϲ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Vibius Trebonianus Gallus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus, r., seen from front, l. arm of cuirass raised
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΑΥΡ ΡΟΥΦƐΙΝΟΥ ΓΑΙΟΥ ΑΡΧ Α ΠƐΛΤΗΝΩΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ
Reverse design Heracles and the Nemean lion: nude Heracles (youthful) standing r., grasping lion by the jaws; in exergue, club
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 19.08 g
Axis 6
Reference BMC 32
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 789/1–2 (Colossae), 803/1–3, 805/1–2 (Eumenea).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BNK,G.1075 BMC 32, pl. XLI.10 = Kraft p. 158, no. 39b
2     P: 1819 Wa 6391