RPC IV.4, 1925

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 1925
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year ΚΑ = 21
Dating AD 157/8
Obverse inscription ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟ(Ϲ) ϹΕΒ ΕΥϹΕΒ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription L ΚΑ
Reverse design draped bust of Alexandria wearing cap in form of elephant's head, right
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference D 2131, DS 8069, Geissen 1788
Specimens 8 (2 in the core collections)
Note Some Ⲱ forms.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 2357 SNG 2679
2 2     NY: 1944.100.58943
3 3     A: D 1898B / 1896/7, I 400/725
4 4     Cologne Geissen 1788
5 5     Aiello
6 6     ✸ CNG 109, 12 Sept. 2018, lot 468
7 7     DS 8069 = Naville Numismatics 31, 14 May 2017, lot 234
8 8     Peus 406, 25 Apr. 2012, lot 645 = Peus 409, 25 Apr. 2013, lot 915