RPC IV.4, 13955 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 13955 (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 head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription L ΤƐΤΑΡΤΟV
Reverse design Heracles and the Hydra: Heracles advancing, l., lion-skin around neck, raising club to strike Hydra on ground to l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 24.84 g
Axis 12
Reference Geissen 1347, M 1681b
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     O: HCR33267 M 1681b = JEA 29 (1943), pl. IV, 1
2     Cologne Geissen 1347
3     ✸ Triton 5 (15. 1. 2002), 1775 = Triton 11 (8–9. 1. 2008), 527 = Simpson 126 = NFA-Leu 16. 5. 1984, coll. Garrett I, 801 = SAN 4, 4 (1972–3), 63–6 ex Malloy
4     V: GR 24681
5     Ponterio Sale 155 - Nov. 2010 Baltimore Auction, 6 Nov. 2010, lot 7049
6     Aiello