RPC IV.1, 10943 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 10943 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Apollonia Pontica
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤΕΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, right
Reverse inscription ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΗΤΕΩΝ ΕΝ ΠΟΝΤΩ
Reverse design eagle standing, facing, head, left, spreading wings, fighting serpent erect before it
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 7
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: 1900/470
2 2     Sofia: 729, under 'Apollonia ad Rhyndacum', cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
3 3     Private coll. F. Jarman, Germany