RPC III, 1983

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 1983
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, r.
Reverse inscription ΠΟΛΕΜΩΝ ΑΝΕΘΗΚΕ ϹΜΥΡΝΑΙΟΙϹ
Reverse design prow, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Average weight 39.45 g
Axis 6
Reference Blum Smyrna 3, Klose XLVI, 37–42
Specimens 10 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1944.100.47055
2     Schlesinger 13, 5 Feb. 1935, lot 1290
3     Helbing 83, 19 Aug. 1941, lot 512
4     Santamaria, Magnaguti III, 26 June 1950, lot 1123
5     Hess-Leu 36, 17–18 Apr. 1968, lot 482
6     Elsen list 100, May-June 1987, lot 41 (ex MM 41, 18–19 June 1970, lot 391; Elsen list 41, Feb. 1982, lot 31; Elsen list 54, Apr. 1983, lot 100; Elsen VSO 2, 14 Nov. 1984, lot 89)
7     ✸ Peus 372, 30 Oct. 2002, lot 1215
8     CNG MBS 70, 21 Sept. 2005, lot 550
9     NAC 42, 20 Nov. 2007, lot 345
10     Triton XIII, 5 Jan. 2010, lot 318 (ex Sternberg XI, 20–21 Nov. 1981, lot 283; Triton VIII, 11 Jan. 2005, lot 724)