RPC IV.2, 3018 (temporary)


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3018 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Germe
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Magistrate Gaius Iulius Phainos (first archon)
Issue Issue 3
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤΕΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, right
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ Γ Ι ΦΑ[ΙΝΟΥ ΑΡΧ Α?] ΓΕΡΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design two Nymphs(?) standing, facing, heads turned towards each other, each emptying oenochoe over pillar and holding her dress (or towel); between on ground, amphora
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Reference Ehling 111 corr.
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Bern: Righetti 713, name of 'magistrate' as 'ΦΑСΙΝΟV'
2 2     Private collection Plankenhorn, Germany = Ehling 111, 3, pl. 2
3 3     A: 1896/7 IB' 759β
4 4     ✸ MünzZentrum 148 (12/12/2008), 91 = MünzZentrum 154 (13/01/2010), 263