RPC IV.2, 1962 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1962 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Antoninus Pius Group 2: bare-headed bust
Dating 138–161
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΑΙΛΙΟϹ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing, left, holding cantharus and long thyrsus, resting left arm on column
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Istanbul: 9079 Sardis Excavations (1910–14), 290 = GRPCL Sardes (Sardis) 437