RPC IV.4, 15223 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 15223 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year Ϛ = 6
Dating AD 142/3
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ Κ Τ ΑΙΛ ΑΔΡ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ ƐVϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription L Ϛ
Reverse design Heracles and the horses of Diomedes: Heracles advancing, r., lion-skin around neck, raising club, holding horse prancing, r., behind him; behind, at feet, fallen horse and body of Diomedes
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 24.02 g
Axis 12
Reference DS 8505
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Niggeler 736 = Voegtli, Heldenepen, p. 33 (pl. 5c (rev.)) = Triton 1 (2–3. 12. 1997), 731 = CNG Triton XXI, 9 Jan. 2018, lot 155 (Staffieri)
2     Münzen und Medaillen 46 (28. 4. 1972), 209 corr. = DS 8505 = CNG 88, 14 Sept. 2011, lot 1096 (Figari - Mosconi 623)
3     P: 2063 SNG 2273, Voegtli, Heldenepen, p. 33 (pl. 12m (rev.))
4     Bern: 83.17 Jahrbuch des Bernischen Historischen Museums 63–4 (1983–4), 176 no. 18
5     A: D1956F / 223/764
6     A: D 1636 ter / 1896/7, I 35/558
7     Aiello