RPC IV.4, 15653 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 15653 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus) ; Faustina I (Diva)
Issue Year Ɛ = 5
Dating AD 141/2
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ Κ Τ ΑΙΛ ΑΔΡ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝ[ΟϹ ƐVϹƐΒ (?)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L Ɛ
Reverse design emperor (Antoninus Pius), bare-headed, wearing toga, holding roll, standing, r., clasping hands with Faustina I, veiled, standing, l., holding long sceptre; between, thymiaterion
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Axis 12
Reference D 2443, DS Suppl pl 14, 25
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Note See note on https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/22759.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     C: 672-1948
2 2     ✸ DS Suppl pl 14, 25 = Aiello
3 3     D 2443 = Naville Numismatics 46, 27 Jan. 2019, lot 276