RPC IV.2, 1094 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1094 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Erythrae
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Magistrate Bakchylos (strategos)
Dating 147–161, perhaps soon after 147
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΤΙ ΑΙΛΙΟϹ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝ[ΟϹ]
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, right
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ϹΤΡΑ ΒΑΚΧΥΛΟΥ(sic) ΕΡΥΘΡΑΙΩΝ (ΡΑΙΩΝ in field and retrograde)
Reverse design Demeter standing, left, holding poppy, two ears of corn and long torch
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Reference BMC 258
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: BMC 258
2 2     ✸ B: (Löbb)