RPC IV.4, 13488 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 13488 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year Δ = 4
Dating AD 140/1
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ Κ Τ ΑΙΛ ΑΔΡ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝΟϹ ƐVϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription [L Δ] (?)
Reverse design Heracles and the horses of Diomedes: Heracles advancing, l., lion-skin around neck, holding horse prancing, l., head, r., raising club; below to l., fallen horse; below to r., body of Diomedes
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 24.14 g
Axis 12
Reference M 1715
Specimens 2
Note Date not visible but obverse die-links to year 4.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     O: HCR33281 M 1715
2     ✸ Münzen und Medaillen 46 (28. 4. 1972), 208 = CNA 13 (4. 12. 1990), coll. Wetterstrom, 204 = Simpson 124 = CNG Triton V, 15 Jan. 2002, lot 1779 = Voegtli, Heldenepen, p. 33 (pls. 5d, 12l)