RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 60420)

 

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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 60420)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Trachea
City Colybrassus
Reign Valerian and Gallienus
Person (obv.) Valerian II (Caesar)
Issue Issue 2: marked ΙΑ, Η, and Γ
Dating AD 256–8
Obverse inscription ΠΟΥ ΛΙΚ ΚΟΡ ΟΥΑΛΕΡΙΑΝΟΝ ΚΑΙ ϹΕΒ, ΙΑ
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian II, right seen from rear, above eagle, wings open
Reverse inscription ΚΟΛΥΒΡΑϹϹΕΩΝ
Reverse design Rape of Persephone. Hades in quadriga right carrying off Persephone; below, overturned basket of flowers
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference Watson 1419
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1991,0130.99
    ✸ P: 1984.734
    CNG EA 106, 19 Jan. 2005, lot 205 = SNG Levante 346 = vA 5663
    CNG EA 206, 11 Mar. 2009, lot 311
    Heritage Auctions Europe / MPO Auctions 78, 22 May 2023, lot 5172
    Leu WA 28, 9–14 Dec. 2023, lot 2368