RPC IV.2, 1830 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1830 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Ceretapa Diocaesarea
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Portrait Coins of Antoninus Pius (»Southern Workshop, 138–80«), probably belonging to Issues A or B of Marcus as Caesar
Dating probably 139–146, otherwise 138–161
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse design nude Heracles (youthful) standing, facing, wearing lion-scalp, resting arm on club, holding lion skin
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 5, 12
Reference vA Phryg. I, 482–3
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 1894/367 Robert, Villes, p. 326, n. 3, pl. XXXV.8 = vA Phryg. I, 482, pl. 14
2 2     ✸ P: 667 Kraft, p. 192, pl. 94.11