RPC IV.3, 25242 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 25242 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤΕΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹ ΕΥϹΕ ϹΕΒΑ ΘΥΓΑ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, right
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝΕΑϹ ΠΟΛΕωϹ ϹΥΡΙΑϹ ΠΑΛΑΙϹΤΙ ΕΤ ΠΗ
Reverse design turreted Tyche standing, facing, head, left, wearing lotus, holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
2 2     Frank Sternberg 34, 22 Oct. 1998, lot 241
2 2     ✸ R. Effler coll.