RPC IX, 834


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 834
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Metropolis
Reign Trajan Decius
Obverse inscription ΒΟΥΛΗ
Obverse design veiled and draped bust of the Boule, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ, ΦΡΥ
Reverse design Mên, crescent behind, standing r., foot on bull head, holding sceptre and pine cone
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 6.05 g
Axis 6
Reference Martin, Demos Metropolis 2
Specimens 3
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 833/1. 1–3: same rev. die as 835/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1971/399
2     B: I-B
3     Gorny & Mosch 155, 5 Mar. 2007, lot 221