RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 61347)

 

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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 61347)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Gallienus (sole reign)
Person (obv.) Gallienus (Augustus)
Magistrate Marcus Aurelius Sextus (strategos)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Π ΛΙΚΙΝ ΓΑΛΛΙΗΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΜΥΡ Γ ΝΕΩΚΟ ΕΠ Ϲ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΞϹΤΟΥ
Reverse design Amazon Smyrna standing left, holding patera, double axe, pelta and chlamys; prow at feet
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference Klose lxxv.39–40, 44 (“Smyrna”)
Specimens 8 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1838,0419.82 BMC 460, Klose lxxv.40.2
    P: 2780 Klose lxxv.44.1
    B: 18226038, 1852/10729 Klose lxxv.39.1
    C Lewis collection; Klose lxxv.40.1
    Cop SNG 1409
    Gotha Klose lxxv.40.3
    CGT coll.
    ✸ Leu EA 11, 22 Feb. 2020, lot 1314