RPC IV.4, 13551 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 13551 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year Η = 8
Dating AD 144/5
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ Κ Τ ΑΙΛ ΑΔΡ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ ƐVϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription L Η
Reverse design zodiac, Mars in Scorpio: bust of Ares, l., wearing helmet and cuirass; below, scorpion, l.; before, star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 22.57 g
Axis 1, 11, 12
Reference D 2972, Geissen 1500, M 1820
Specimens 23 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     O: HCR33343 M 1820
2     Cologne Geissen 1500
3     Frankfurt Förschner 605
4     SAN 4 (1972–3), 48 (John Hopkins University, ex Malloy) = CNA 13 (4. 12. 1990), coll. Wetterstrom, 168
5     ✸ NFA Fall Mail Bid Sale 1990, 2400 = CNG Triton XXI, 9 Jan. 2018, lot 126 (Staffieri)
6     P: 2127 SNG 2351
7     Bern: 81.734 Jahrbuch des Bernischen Historischen Museums 63–4 (1983–4), 176 no. 15 = Hess 251 (7. 5. 1981), 164
8     G SNG 4181 = MacDonald III, 468, no. 462, pl. LXXXVIII, 10 (rev.)
9     NY: 1944.100.60352
10     NY: 1974.26.3666
11     L: 1923,0102.1 BMC Suppl 2995
12     A: D 2613 / 12026 / 1664 JIAN 2 (1899), 80 no. 2, pl. 7, 3 (rev.)
13     Elsen 134, 9 Sept. 2017, lot 504
14     CNG Triton XX, 10 Jan. 2017, lot 479
15     Peus 403, 27 Apr. 2011, lot 864
16     Gorny & Mosch 196, 7 Mar. 2011, lot 2313
17     Elsen 107, 11 Dec. 2010, lot 465
18     Naville Numismatics 35, 29 Oct. 2017, lot 421 from the Dattari collection
19     Dattari = Naville Numismatics 64, 21 Mar. 2021, lot 354
20     D 2972
21     Naville Numismatics 27, 27 Nov. 2016, lot 254 from the E.E. Clain Stefanelli collection
22     D2972 = Dr. Bussa Peus Lagerliste 19 (1971), 79 (Figari - Mosconi 743)
23     Matthijs