RPC IV.4, 14803 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 14803 (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 ƐΥϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L Δ
Reverse design Heracles and the oxen of Geryon: Heracles advancing, l., lion-skin over shoulder, leading two oxen, holding club; at his feet, body of Geryon
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 24.19 g
Axis 12
Reference D 2619, pl. XV (rev.), Geissen 1350
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Cologne Geissen 1350
2     Simpson 125 = CNA 13 (4. 12. 1990), coll. Wetterstrom, 207 = CNG Triton V, 15 Jan. 2002, lot 1776
3     ✸ D 2619, pl. XV (rev.) = Karl Kress - Versteigerung 154 (1972), 366 (Figari - Mosconi 626) = NFA-Leu 16. 5. 1984, coll. Garrett I, 800 = SAN 4, 4 (1972–3), 63–6 (John Hopkins University) ex Malloy = CNG Triton XXI, 9 Jan. 2018, lot 157 (Staffieri) = Voegtli, Heldenepen, p. 38 (pls. 6c, 12o)
4     V: GR 24564
5     Paul-Francis Jacquier 29 (Summer 2002), 283
6     Staffieri
7     Jacquier 29 (Summer 2002), 283