RPC IV.2, 2656 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2656 (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 ΚΑ[Ι]ϹΑΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, right
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙΝΕΙΚΙΟϹ ΕΦΕϹΙΩΝ
Reverse design nude Heracles (bearded) standing, facing, holding club, left arm wrapped in lion skin
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 5
Reference Karwiese 239
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 697 Karwiese 239 (V23, R84), reverse with traces of tooling