RPC IV.4, 2074


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 2074
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year ΚΒ = 22
Dating AD 158/9
Obverse inscription Α Τ(?) Κ(?) Τ ΑΔΡ ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟϹ Ϲ[ (?)
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription L ΚΒ
Reverse design draped bust of Alexandria wearing cap in form of elephant's head, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 2099/1.
Note The obverse is not easy to read but fits the general pattern of variability and omission of letters.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1888,0403.53 BMC 1170, pl. XXIV (rev.)