RPC IV.2, 230 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 230 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Aeolis
City Myrina
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Magistrate Metrodo. (strategos)
Dating 138-161
Obverse inscription ΑV [Κ]ΑΙ ΑΔΡΙΑ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass(?) and paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ Μ[Η]ΤΡοΔΟ ΔΑΜΝΕVϹ(tooled?) ΜVΡΙΝΑΙΩΝ
Reverse design figure (Apollo or Amazon Myrina?) on horseback, r., wearing Phrygian(?) cap
Metal Æ
Average diameter 37 mm
Average weight 28.21 g
Axis 6
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 389A (Medaillon) both sides with signs of tooling
2     Mabbott 1817, illustrated, worn, under 'Mostene'