RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 20155)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 20155)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Ionia
City Chios
Reign Uncertain
Dating Mid third century AD
Obverse inscription ΑϹΑΡΙΑ ΤΡΙΑ
Obverse design sphinx seated right, head turned back, paw on prow
Reverse inscription ΧΙΩΝ
Reverse design Apollo holding patera and Dionysus holding cantharus and thyrsus, both standing facing; between them, altar and, to right, star
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Mavrogordato 143α–β
Specimens 5 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: EH,p593.25.Chi BMC 134
    Cop SNG 1665
    ✸ Mu
    V: GR 17979
    Elsen 119, 7 Dec. 2013, lot 498