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
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
Average weight 37.87 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference Blum Smyrna 14, Klose XLVI, 19–24
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

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