RPC IV.4, 2044


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 2044
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year ΚΒ = 22
Dating AD 158/9
Obverse inscription ΑΝΤƱΝΙΝΟ(Ϲ) ϹƐΒ ƐVϹƐ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L ΚΒ
Reverse design Roma seated on cuirass, l., holding Nike and spear
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Reference DS 8237, Geissen 1821
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same rev. die as 2043/1–3, 6.
Note The Β of the date looks as though it may have been recut.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1944.100.59001
2 2     Cologne Geissen 1821