RPC IV.2, 1397 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1397 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Saitta
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Crispina (Augusta)
Magistrate Okt. Artemidoros (first archon)
Issue Commodus as co-emperor of Marcus or sole ruler
Dating c. 179-180
Obverse inscription ΚΡΙⳞΠΕΙΝΑ ⳞΕΒΑⳞΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Crispina, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΑΡΤΕΜΙΔΩΡΟV ΑΡΧ [Α ⳞΑΙ]ΤΤΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design in centre, nude Aphrodite standing, facing, head, l., covering her breasts with r. hand and pudenda with l. hand; to l., dolphin; to r., Eros standing, l., holding torch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 17.90 g
Axis 6
Reference Hochard 1687, LS 128, no. 6
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Turin LS 128, no. 6
2     ✸ L: 1979-1-1-2016 vA 3095 = GRPCL Saitta 78 = Hochard 1687a, pl. 90