RPC IV.2, 2380 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2380 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Issue 2
Dating 138–161
Obverse inscription Τ ΑΙΛ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, right
Reverse inscription ΙΕΡΑ ΑΠΗΜΗ (or ΑΠΗΝΗ, sic) ΕΦΕϹΙΩΝ
Reverse design sacred covered wagon drawn by four mules, right; within, driver
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Karwiese 225–6
Specimens 11 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Weber 5877 = Karwiese 225 (V20, R64), reverse legend with ΑΠΗΝΗ(sic)
2 2     B: I-B Karwiese 225 (R64A), reverse legend with ΑΠΗΝΗ(sic)
3 3     Mu SNG 134, reverse legend with ΑΠΗΝΗ(sic)
5 5     ✸ NY: 1944.100.46101, reverse legend with ΑΠΗΝΗ(sic)
6 6     V: GR 17174 reverse legend with ΑΠΗΜΗ(sic)
7 7     Lindgren III, 355, misreading obverse legend as 'ΑΙΛΙΟС'
8 8     Brisbane: 1803 Roma Numismatics Electronic Sale 1 (31/08/2013), 338
9 9     G. Hirsch 179 (21/09/1993), 956, pl. 40 = Peus 366 (25/10/2000), coll. Marcel Burstein, 614, pl. 31 = Roma Numismatics 4 (30/09/2012), 2171 = Karwiese 226 (V21, R65), reverse legend with ΑΠΗΜΗ(sic)
10 10     Triton 15 (03/01/2012), 1388, reverse legend with ΑΠΗΝΗ(sic)
11 11     Ödemiş: Inv. 2002-49 SNG Turkey 7.I, no. 51, worn, both legends obscure
12 12     Missere 308, reverse legend with ΑΠΗΝΗ(sic)