RPC IV.4, 829


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 829
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year Η = 8
Dating AD 144/5
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Τ ΑΙΛ ΑΔΡ ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ ΕΥϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, right
Reverse inscription
Reverse design zodiac: jugate busts of Helios and Selene, left; before, crescent; within inner circle of planets (clockwise: Jupiter, Saturn, Mars, Mercury, Venus) and outer circle of signs of zodiac anticlockwise with Aries at top
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ SAN 4 (1972–3), 46–7 (John Hopkins University) = CNA 13 (4. 12. 1990), coll. Wetterstrom, 158 = NFA-Leu 29. 5. 1985, coll. Garrett III, 446 = Nomos in association with CNG, Winter-Spring 2015, 93