RPC IV.2, 1185 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1185 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Blaundus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Magistrate Kl. Symmachos (archon)
Issue Antoninus Pius
Dating 138-161, probably c. 147-161
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΡΧ ΚΛ ϹVΜΜΑΧΟV ΒΛΑVΝΔƐΩΝ ΜΑΚƐ(ΔΟΝ)
Reverse design radiate-headed Apollo standing, r., holding plectrum and lyre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Matern 50, BMC 74
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 74, pl. V.10 (rev.) Kraft, p. 192, pl. 94.9
2 2     vA 2927 = Kraft, p. 192, misreading name of 'magistrate' as 'ΛΥСΙΜΑΧΟΥ'
3 3     P: 187 GRPCL Blaundos 108
4 4     V: GR 36070