RPC IV.2, 17372 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 17372 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Alliance with Ephesus
Issue Group 2
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΤΙ ΑΙ ΑΔΡΙ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, right
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ ΕΦΕϹΙΩΝ ΟΜΟΝΟΙΑ (Ζ shaped as エ)
Reverse design cult statue of Artemis of Ephesus standing, facing, wearing kalathos, having supports; to left, nude hero Ephesos standing, right; to right, nude hero Kyzikos standing, left, holding spear
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Florence Williams, Florence (Mysia) no. 8, both sides with with traces of tooling