RPC IV.2, 141 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 141 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Antoninus Pius
Dating 138-161
Obverse inscription IMP CAES AIL ANToNINVS AV
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription CoL AVG TRoA (As shaped as Λ)
Reverse design cult statue of Apollo Smintheus standing on short column, r., having quiver at shoulder, holding patera and bow
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 7.49 g
Axis 5, 6, 12
Reference Bellinger A 180
Specimens 6 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1944.100.43687 Bellinger A 180, pl. 19
2     Padua, Civic Museum 17040
3     ✸ B: (Fox)
4     C SNG 4259, slightly misreading both legends = Leake 977, Asiatic Greece, p. 6.10, in Leake obverse as 'Marcus Aurelius'
5     Private coll. CGT = VAuctions 314 (22/05/2018), 163
6     SNG Arikantürk I, no. 100