RPC IV.1, 3698 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3698 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Chersonesus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Reign of Antoninus Pius
Obverse inscription ΕΛΕΥ (Λ inverted)
Obverse design draped bust of Chersonas wearing wreath, right; to right, lyre
Reverse inscription ΧΕΡϹΟ ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡ[?, ΠΑΡ as mongram in l. field
Reverse design maiden advancing, right, wearing kalathos, brandishing spear, holding bow; to right, stag(?) standing, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 7
Reference Anokhin, Chersonesus253
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     St Petersburg: 288 Anokhin, Chersonesus 253, pl. XVII
2 2     ✸ L: 1924-7-17-30