RPC IX, 835

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 835
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Metropolis
Reign Trajan Decius
Obverse inscription ΙƐΡΑ 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 21 mm
Average weight 4.76 g
Axis 6
Reference BMC 1, Martin, Demos Metropolis 3
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same rev. die as 834/1–3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1853,0512.130 BMC 1, pl. XXXIX.1
2     B: IB KM p. 277, no 2.