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
Average weight 14.24 g
Axis 1
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

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