RPC III, 2358A

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 2358A
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Hierapolis
Reign Uncertain
Magistrate M. An[tonios?] Kalikles Kalou (without title)
Issue Coinage without imperial portrait
Dating Hadrian?
Obverse inscription ΔΗΜΟϹ ΙƐΡΑ[ΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ]
Obverse design draped bust of Demos, r.
Reverse inscription Μ ΑΝ ΚΑΛΙΚΛΗϹ ΚΑΛΟΥ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΗ; ΙΡΗΝΗ
Reverse design Eirene seated l., holding corn ears in r. hand and sceptre in l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 15.69 g
Axis 1, 4, 6, 12
Reference Martin Hierapolis 4
Specimens 8
Note Date uncertain. The head looks quite like Trajan or Hadrian. Eirene sebaste would be appropriate for Sabina. Martin gave the names as M. Aur Kallikles, but it can now be read as M An(tonios?) Kalikles.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     CGT coll.
2     C SNG 4975
3     C: Lewis 1615
4     B I-B = KM 524, 1 ('Tripolis, Lydia')
5     B: 1884/94 KM 524, 2 ('Tripolis, Lydia')
6     P: 1800 Wa 2671 ('Tripolis, Lydia')
7     Düsseldorf: 00415 Inv. 3539.01.31
8     ✸ CNG EA 388, 14 Dec. 2016, lot 266