RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 61231)

 

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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 61231)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Samos
Reign Valerian and Gallienus
Person (obv.) Valerian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΡΤΚ (sic) ΠΟ ΛΙΚΙ ΟΝΑΛΕΡΙΑΝΟϹ (sic)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΑΜΙ/ΩΝ
Reverse design temple with four columns with arcuated lintel; within, statue of Samian Hera
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 14 (9 in the core collections)
Note The beginning of the obv. legend is presumably an attempt at autokrator.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1844,1015.215 BMC 370
    P: 3562
    P: 3561
    G SNG 1835
    NY: 1944.100.47603
    O: Milne 1934
    V: GR 18186
    V: GR 18185
    V: GR 18187
    Freiburg: 11826
    CNG EA 351, 20 May 2015, lot 512
    CNG EA 442, 17 Apr. 2019, lot 688
    ✸ Emporium Hamburg 81, 23 Oct. 2018, lot 424 = Emporium Hamburg 87, 12 Nov. 2019, lot 458 = Auktionshaus Felzmann 169, 30 June 2020, lot 270 = Auktionshaus Felzmann e 28, 7 Sept. 2020, lot 10087
    NAC 100, 29 May 2017, lot 1240 = Naville Numismatics 58, 14 June 2020, lot 231