RPC IX, 829

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 829
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Metropolis
Reign Trajan Decius
Person (obv.) Hostilian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription ΜƐϹϹΙΟϹ ΚΥΙΝΤΟϹ Κ
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ, ΦΡΥ
Reverse design Dionysus standing l., holding cantharus over panther and thyrsus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 5.46 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference BMC 7
Specimens 6
Die-links 1–5: same pair of dies. 1–5: same obv. die as 830/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1903,0204.176 BMC 7
2     P: 1726F Wa 6337
3     NY: 1970.232.3
4     V-ON Leypold 1691 = MünzZentrum 72, 2 Dec. 1991, lot 667
5     CGT coll.
6     HI coll.