RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 63856)


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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 63856)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Augusta Traiana
Reign Gallienus (sole reign)
Person (obv.) Gallienus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΓΑΛΛΙΗΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design radiate head of Gallienus, right
Reverse inscription ΑΥΓΟΥϹΤΗϹ ΤΡΑΙΑ(ΝΗ), Δ
Reverse design Zeus (?) standing left, holding patera in right and sceptre in left; (to left, eagle)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Reference Schönert-Geiss 509 (Dionysus), Varbanov 1403 (Zeus)
External URI(s) https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/cn.augusta_trajana.1_ed.386
Specimens 15 (0 in the core collections)
Note Usually identified as Dionysus, but Zeus seems more likely, as suggested by the occasional presence of the eagle.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    Plovdiv: 1240 Schönert-Geiss 509 (found at Pazardzik)
    Stara Zagora Minokova AT 792-794 (Zeus), 802-806 (Dionysus), 807 (Zeus)
    CGT coll.
    Falghera 2586
    Gorny & Mosch EA 282, 14 Oct. 2021, lot 3366
    ✸ Varbanov 2, 1389
    Varbanov 2, 1413