RPC IV.1, 1933 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 1933 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Traianopolis
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Reign of Antoninus Pius or Marcus Aurelius
Obverse inscription ΦΑVϹΤΕΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹ(Τ(Η))
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟΠΟΛ(Ε)ΙΤ(ΩΝ)
Reverse design veiled Hera standing, facing, head, l., holding patera (over altar) and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 5.93 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Schönert-Geiss, MATT 3–4, 9, 13 and 21–22, vA Phryg. II, 1480 and 1485–6
Specimens 12

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Budapest: 2.A.1910.581, reverse without altar
2     Amsterdam: 2070 Schönert-Geiss, MATT 3/2, pl. 34 (V3 and R3), clipped, 6.15g, reverse without altar
3     St Petersburg: 5265 Schönert-Geiss, MATT 4, pl. 34 (R4) = Lischine 925, reverse with altar
4     Baldwin's = vA Phryg. II, 1486, pl. 44 (rev.), obverse worn, rev. with altar
5     Plovdiv, National Museum 3498 (coll. D.E. Tacchella) = Schönert-Geiss, MATT 9, pl. 35 (R9), reverse without altar
6     St Petersburg: 5264 Schönert-Geiss, MATT 13, pl. 34 (V8 and R12) = Lischine 5264, pl. 17.925a, reverse without altar
7     ✸ V: GR 33686, under 'Phrygia' vA Phryg. II, 1485, pl. 44, reverse without altar
8     Sofia: 3067/5513 Schönert-Geiss, MATT 21, pl. 34 (R18) = Mouchmov 5002, reverse without altar
9     B: ex coll Pfau Cat. 242, no. 3 = Schönert-Geiss, MATT 22, pl. 34 (R19) = Mouchmov 5002, reverse with altar, cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
10     Private coll. F. Sternberg, Switzerland = vA Phryg. II, 1480, pl. 44 (rev.), rev. without altar
11     Falghera 1058, under 'Phrygia', reverse without altar
12     Private coll., Baton Rouge