RPC III, 1975

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 1975
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Antinous
Magistrate M. Antonius Polemon (strategos)
Dating AD 134/5
Obverse inscription ΑΝΤΙΝΟΟϹ ΗΡΩϹ
Obverse design bare head of Antinous, l.
Reverse inscription ΠΟΛΕΜΩΝ ΑΝΕΘΗΚΕ ϹΜΥΡΝΑΙΟΙϹ
Reverse design bull standing, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 39 mm
Average weight 39.32 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Blum Smyrna 8–11, Klose XLVI, 1–2, 4–16
Specimens 30

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: Sandes Blum pl. II, 5
2     B: I-B
3     L BMC 339
4     O: Godwyn
5     O: Christ Church
6     C: Leake 2512
7     C: Y 613-1936
8     ✸ P: 2253
9     P: 2255
10     Mu
11     Tübingen SNG 3226
12     Hannover: K 607
13     Milan: 3263
14     Warsaw: 85512
15     Gemini VI, 10 Jan. 2010, lot 821 (ex Boston MFA 62.229)
16     Harvard: HUAM 1994.14 (ex vA 8000)
17     J. Schulman, Vierordt coll., 5 Mar. 1923, lot 1417
18     Hess, Trau coll., 22 May 1935, lot 1423
19     Kress 89, 17 Apr. 1944, lot 431
20     NFA IV, Every coll., 24–25 Mar. 1977, lot 590
21     Triton VII, 12 Jan. 2004, lot 728 (ex Peus, M. Burstein coll., 25 Oct. 2000, lot 653)
22     CNG MBS 67, 22 Sept. 2004, lot 1108 (ex NAC, Steinberg coll., 16 Nov. 1994, lot 836)
23     MM Deutschland 15, Righetti IV, 21–22 Oct. 2004, lot 693
24     Triton VIII, 11 Jan. 2005, lot 725 (ex Waddell 1, 9 Dec. 1982, lot 217)
25     Triton VIII, 11 Jan. 2005, lot 726, ex J. Hirsch XXIV, Consul Weber coll., 10 May 1909, lot 1484; Naville XVIII, de Sartiges coll., 10 Oct. 1938, lot 228; Hess-Leu 17, Esr coll., 23 Mar. 1961, lot 182; MM 52, 19–20 June 1975, lot 651; Waddell 1, 9 Dec. 1982, lot 216
26     NAC 39, The Barry Feirtstein coll., 16 May 2007, lot 121
27     Gemini VII, 9 Jan. 2011, lot 774
28     Sincona 4, 25 Oct. 2011, lot 4106
29     Naumann 53, 7 May 2017, lot 464
30     Markov The New York Sale LI, 12 Jan. 2021, lot 122