RPC IV.2, 10814 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 10814 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Aeolis
City Elaea
Reign Uncertain
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Second half of second century AD (?)
Dating c. 150-200
Obverse inscription
Obverse design draped bust of founder Menestheus (lightly bearded) wearing cuirass(?), r.; to l., olive-branch
Reverse inscription ƐΛΑΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design female figure (Demeter-Tyche?) standing, l., wearing kalathos, holding ears of corn and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 16 mm
Average weight 2.58 g
Axis 12
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Private collection H. I.
2     Gorny & Mosch 134 (11/10/2004), 1942