RPC IV.4, 2102

 

Image of specimen #17

 

Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 2102
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year ΚΒ = 22
Dating AD 158/9
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΑΙ(Λ) ΑΔΡ(ΙΑ) ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ ΕΥ(ϹΒ)
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription L ΚΒ
Reverse design draped bust of Nilus, right, crowned with lotus-buds, reed at shoulder; before, cornucopia, (from which issues Genius holding wreath)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 12
Reference D 2723 (not DS 2723), 2725, DS 8606–8, Geissen 1833, M 2395
Specimens 29 (12 in the core collections)
Note Some Ʊ forms (?).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1862,0614.250 BMC 1142
2 2     L: 1939,0704.2 BMC Suppl 3012
3 3     L: G.1090 BMC Suppl 3013
4 4     Cop: 520
5 5     Mu: 346
6 6     NY: 1973.56.848
7 7     NY: 1944.100.60922
8 8     NY: 1944.100.60921
9 9     NY: 1944.100.60923
10 10     O: HCR33617 M 2394 corr.
11 11     O: HCR33618 M 2395
12 12     O: HCR33619 M 2396
13 13     A: D 1925 / 2971 / 12245
14 14     Cologne Geissen 1833
15 15     Cologne Geissen 1834
16 16     Cologne Geissen 1835
17 17     ✸ Aiello
18 18     Aiello
19 19     CNG EA 401, 12 July 2017, lot 335 = Robert L. Grover Collection, Art Institute of Chicago (Gemini XIII, 6 Apr. 2017), lot 463 (part of)
20 20     CNG EA 403, 9 Aug. 2017, lot 412
21 21     Dattari = D 2725
22 22     DS 8606 = Naville Numismatics 74, 19 June 2022, lot 308
23 23     DS 8608 = Kölner Münzkabinett 56 (1992), 488 (Figari - Mosconi 664)
24 24     Elsen 113, 16 June 2012, lot 526 = Elsen 105, 12 June 2010, lot 344 = Elsen 98, 13 Dec. 2008, lot 604 = Elsen 93, 15 Sept. 2007, lot 957
25 25     Elsen 98 (13. 12. 2008), 604
26 26     iNumis MBS 12, 22 Oct. 2010, lot 325 = Elsen 92, 9 June 2007, lot 487
27 27     Matthijs
28 28     Matthijs
29 29     Peus 406, 25 Apr. 2012, lot 644