RPC IV.4, 1915


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 1915
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Year Κ = 20
Dating AD 156/7
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription L [Κ
Reverse design serpent (Agathodaemon) erect, r., crowned with skhent, enfolding caduceus and club surmounted by hawk
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 1626/1, 1627/1–2, 1745/1–2, 1746/2–8, 1802/1, 2016/1. 1: same rev. die as 1912/1–2.
Note The date is restored from coins which share the same reverse die. The obverse die was also used in years 17, 18, 19, and 21.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ C: 820-1950