RPC IV.2, 2920 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2920 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Tabala
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate Menophantos (hiereus)
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous' coins of Menophantos, hiereus: Probably Marcus and Verus, co-emperors, otherwise Group 1 of this 'magistrate' under Pius
Dating probably 161-169, otherwise c. 147-161
Obverse inscription ΔΗΜΟϹ ΤΑΒΑΛƐΩΝ
Obverse design laureate head of the Demos (youthful), r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΜΗΝΟΦΑΝΤΟV ΙƐΡƐΩϹ
Reverse design turreted Cybele seated, l., holding patera over lion, resting arm on tympanum
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 10.22 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Hochard 2346, Martin, Demos 121, no. 1
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Lindgren I, A825A
2     ✸ V: GR 34298 Martin, Demos 121, no. 1/2, pl. 15
3     Boston: 64.160 GRPCL Tabala 2 = Hochard 2346a, pl. 137