RPC IV.4, 13952 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 13952 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year ΚΔ = 24
Dating AD 160/1
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΑΙ ΑΔΡ(ΙΑΝ) ΑΝΤƱΝΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ Ɛ(V)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription L ΚΔ
Reverse design to l., Perseus advancing, r., wearing Phrygian cap, harpa at shoulder, extending r. hand; to r., Andromeda stepping down from rocks, l., extending arms; at feet of Perseus, sea monster
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference D 2990 corr., pl. XXVI (rev.), 2991–4, DS Suppl pl 20, 151, Geissen 1856, M 2422
Specimens 25 (13 in the core collections)
Note Some Υ forms.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     O: HCR33638 M 2422
2 2     Cologne Geissen 1856
3 3     CNG Triton V, 15 Jan. 2002, lot 1789 = Simpson 120 = NumCirc 92, 10 (December 1984), 7941 = CNG Triton XXI, 9 Jan. 2018, lot 167 (Staffieri)
4 4     Münzen und Medaillen 46 (28. 4. 1972), 213
5 5     O: HCR33637 M 2421 corr.
6 6     O: HCR33639
7 7     ✸ O: HCR33640 JEA 29 (1943), pl. IV, 11
8 8     P: 1997 SNG 2728
9 9     G SNG 4245 = MacDonald III, 473, no. 492, pl. LXXXVIII, 14 (rev.)
10 10     NY: 1944.100.60860
11 11     NY: 1944.100.60861
12 12     NY: 1944.100.60957
13 13     NY: 1973.56.853
14 14     NY: 1973.56.852
15 15     B: 28956
16 16     B: Löbb.
17 17     A: D 1783B / 1896/7, I 344/632
18 18     Dattari = DS 2992
19 19     DS Suppl pl 20, 151 = Naville Numismatics 31, 14 May 2017, lot 235
20 20     Roma Numismatics EA 41, 2 Dec. 2017, lot 494 = Naville Numismatics 38, 11 Mar. 2018, lot 310 = Naville Numismatics 55, 9 Feb. 2020, lot 272
21 21     Aiello
22 22     D 2994 = Naville Numismatics 45, 9 Dec. 2018, lot 315
23 23     Roma Numismatics EA 40, 28 Oct. 2017, lot 364
24 24     CNG EA 440, 20 Mar. 2019, lot 377 = Matthijs
25 25     D 2991 = Naville Numismatics 78, 11 Dec. 2022, lot 185