RPC IV.4, 1823

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 1823
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year Κ = 20
Dating AD 156/7
Obverse inscription ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ ΕΥϹΕΒ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription L Κ
Reverse design emperor (Antoninus Pius), laureate, wearing a toga, seated on platform, left, extending hand, holding sceptre; to left, male figure wearing tunic, cloak, and trousers, standing, right, holding sceptre, offering crown
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 12
Reference DS 8054
Specimens 8 (4 in the core collections)
Note Some Ʊ forms.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 28884
2 2     B: 28884
3 3     NY: 1973.56.743
4 4     ✸ NY: 1944.100.58942
5 5     A: D 1891B / 1896/7, I 394/715
6 6     Aiello
7 7     DS 8054 = Naville Numismatics 43, 23 Sept. 2018, lot 300
8 8     Savoca EA 38 Silver, 2 Nov. 2019, lot 254