RPC IV.2, 2408 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2408 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Magistrate Lucius Cerrinius Paetus (grammateus)
Alliance with Cyzicus
Dating 138–140
Obverse inscription [Τ ΑΙΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ (ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ retrograde)]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΠΑΙΤΟΥ ΓΡΑΜ ΕΦΕ ΚΥΖ ΟΜΟΝΟΙΑ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design to left, cult statue of Artemis of Ephesus, facing, wearing kalathos, having supports; to right, Demeter advancing, left, holding torch in each hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 39 mm
Axis 6
Reference Karwiese 269, Franke & Nollé 320
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: (Löbb) Karwiese 269 (V32, R132A) = Franke & Nollé 320, pl. 18