RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 4748)


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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 4748)
Province Phrygia-Caria
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Aphrodisias
Reign Gallienus (sole reign)
Obverse inscription ΙΕΡΑ ϹΥΝΚΛΗΤΟϹ
Obverse design draped and laureate bust of the Senate (youthful), right
Reverse inscription ΑΦΡΟΔΕΙϹΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design temple with four columns with arcuated lintel; within, statue of Aphrodite of Aphrodisias right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference MacDonald 205
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Note For die links, see MacDonald p. 206 and Johnston, Aphrodisias, p. 90-1. Following Johnston, die links suggest that these coins were issued during the reign of Gallienus, c. 260. On the Aphrodite of Aphrodisias, see MacDonald pp. 27-9 and L. Lacroix, Les reproductions de statues sur les monnaies grecques. La statuaire archaïque et classique (Liège, 1949), pp. 167-76

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: 1882,0605.26 BMC 77
    Mu SNG 126