RPC IV.2, 3247 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3247 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Pergamum
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Magistrate I. Pol(l)ion (strategos for the second time, asiarch and neokoros)
Dating c. 147-161
Obverse inscription ΦΑVϹΤΕΙΝΑ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ϹΤΡΑ (Ι) ΠΩΛΙ ΤΟ Β ΠΕΡΓΑ
Reverse design Asclepius standing, facing, head, l., holding serpent-staff
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 12
Reference Weisser 805
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR 16451 Weisser 805, pl. 18
2 2     P: 1293 SNG 2140
3 3     P: 1292 SNG 2139
4 4     Bergama Depot = Voegtli, Stadtgrabung 33, no. 389, pl. 3, worn, perhaps with different legends