RPC IV.4, 2182

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 2182
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year ΚΓ = 23
Dating AD 159/60
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ (Α)ΔΡ ΑΝΤΩ[ΝΙ]ΝΟϹ [ϹΕΒ Ε]Υ (?)
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription L ΚΓ
Reverse design monumental altar or flat-roofed temple with four columns, architrave garlanded, barriers between outer pairs of columns, enclosing female figure dropping incense on altar; above, pyre between two serpents; acroteria in form of aphlasta
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 28749
2 2     ✸ Aiello