RPC IV.2, 2508 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2508 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Group 2
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Τ ΑΙ ΑΔΡΙ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design bare head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription ΚVΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ (Ζ shaped as エ)
Reverse design two lighted torches entwined by serpents (between, lighted altar)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 1
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 336 SNG 660, authenticity doubtful: reworked or cast?
2 2     Lindgren III, 243, reverse without altar