RPC IV.2, 1305 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1305 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Maeonia
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Faustina I (Augusta)
Magistrate Moukianos (archon for the third time)
Issue Early in the reign of Antoninus Pius
Dating 138-140
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤƐΙΝΑ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina I, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΜΟΥΚΙΑΝοΥ ΜΑΙοΝΩΝ
Reverse design Demeter standing, l., holding poppy, two ears of corn and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 5.10 g
Reference Hochard 1213
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ vA 3019, obverse as 'Faustina II' = GRPCL Maionia 93 = Hochard 1213a, pl. 63
2     Paul-Francis Jacquier 33 (Autumn 2005), 262 = Paul-Francis Jacquier 34 (Summer 2006), 325 = Paul-Francis Jacquier 36 (Summer 2009), 294, on reverse name of 'magistrate' obscure, thus attribution to this type not entirely certain