RPC IV.2, 1764 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1764 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Alia
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Magistrate Gaius Asinius Agreus Philopappos (archiereus and asiarch)
Dating after c. 150
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤΕΙΝΑ ΑΥΓΟΥϹΤΑ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, right
Reverse inscription ΑΓΡΕΥϹ ΑΡΧΙΕΡΑΤΕ ΑΛΙΗΝΟΙϹ
Reverse design nude Apollo standing, facing, resting right arm on bow, left arm on tripod, holding decorated branch in left hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 6
Reference vA Phryg. I, 85, KM 196, no. 6, MG 411, no. 144 corr.
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Mu SNG 77 = MG 411, no. 144, under 'Sala' = KM 196, no. 6, pl. VI.24. (rev.) = vA Phryg. I, 85, pl. 3
2 2     Private coll. G. Giorgobiani