RPC III, 1978


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 1978
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Hadrian
Person (obv.) Antinous
Magistrate Marcus Antonius Polemo (strategos)
Dating AD 134/5
Obverse inscription ΑΝΤΙΝΟΟϹ ΗΡΩϹ
Nominative Antinous Hero
Obverse design bare head of Antinous, right
Reverse design female panther, left, her right paw on thyrsus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 38 mm
Reference Blum Smyrna 15, Klose XLVI, 25–26
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ G SNG 1506
2 2     Ratto, Giorgi coll., 26 Jan. 1955, lot 687