RPC IV.2, 2657 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2657 (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 ΑΙ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, left, seen from rear
Reverse inscription [ΠΟϹΕΙΔΟΝ ΑϹΦΑΛΙΟϹ?] ΕΦΕϹΙΩΝ
Reverse design to left, Tyche seated, right, wearing kalathos, resting arm on throne, holding cornucopia; to right, Poseidon standing with foot on rock, left, leaning forward, resting left arm on knee, holding trident(?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 6
Reference Karwiese 253
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 698 Karwiese 253 (V48, R109), reverse legend tooled: 'ΠΟΛΙϹ ΠΟΤΑΜΩИ ƐΦƐСΙΩΝ'