RPC III, 1977

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 1977
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
Nominative Antinous Hero
Obverse design bare head of Antinous, l.
Reverse inscription ΠΟΛΕΜΩΝ ΑΝΕΘΗΚΕ ϹΜΥΡΝΑΙΟΙϹ
Reverse design female panther, l., her r. paw on thyrsus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Blum Smyrna 14, Klose XLVI, 19–24
Specimens 9 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     vA 2212
2 2     V: GR 17785
3 3     V: GR 17786 Blum pl. II, 7 rev.
4 4     ✸ P: 2252
5 5     Oslo
6 6     Private coll.
7 7     Trade
8 8     MM 52, 19–20 June 1975, lot 652
9 9     Triton VIII, D. A. Dowdy coll., 11 Jan. 2005, lot 727 (ex Schweizerische Kreditanstalt 7, 27–29 Apr. 1987, lot 857)