RPC III, 2245A


Image of specimen #5


Coin type
Volume III
Number 2245A
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Antioch ad Maeandrum
Reign Uncertain
Issue Coinage without imperial portrait
Dating Trajan/Hadrian
Obverse inscription ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝ
Obverse design draped bust of Apollo, right; before, serpent
Reverse inscription ΑΝΤΙΟΧΕΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing facing, head left, holding patera and resting on thyrsus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)
Note The date of the coin is very unsure, and it could belong in any of RPC III–V. It is very tentatively placed here, as somewhat like the 'named deity on the obverse' coin of Narbis (RPC III, 2245).
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B
2 2     B
3 3     V
4 4     CGT coll.
5 5     ✸ CGT coll. = Savoca 6 Blue, 5 Oct. 2019, lot 507