RPC IV.2, 2938 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2938 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Phocaea
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Magistrate Hermagoras II (strategos)
Dating c. 139-144
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Τ ΑΙ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ϹΤΡΑΤΗΓΟΥ [ƐΡ]ΜΑΓΟΡΟΥ Β [Φ]ΩΚΑƐΩΝ
Reverse design to l., nude Poseidon standing with foot on dolphin, r., holding trident downards; to r., Athena standing, l., resting arm on shield; both holding patera(?) over altar(?) between them
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Average weight 30.53 g
Axis 12
Reference Tanriöver K29
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 2012A (Medaillon)
2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.46784, both sides with traces of tooling