RPC IV.4, 1991


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 1991
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year ΚΑ = 21
Dating AD 157/8
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΑΙ ΑΔΡ ΑΝΤωΝΙΝ[ΟϹ ϹΕΒ ΕΥ]Ϲ (?)
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius with traces of drapery, left
Reverse inscription L ΚΑ
Reverse design Nilus seated on rocks up which crocodile climbs, left, holding reed and cornucopia, from which Genius issues holding wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 1981/1.
Note Obverse legend retrograde.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1973.56.844
2 2     NY: 1944.100.60875