RPC IV.1, 3703 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3703 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Chersonesus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Reign of Antoninus Pius
Obverse inscription ƐΛƐΥΘƐΡΑϹ (facing outward)
Obverse design bull standing, l., lowering head
Reverse inscription ΧƐΡϹΟΝΗϹΟΥ
Reverse design maiden advancing, l., holding bow, striking downwards with spear at stag, kneeling, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 6.43 g
Axis 9, 10, 11, 12
Reference Anokhin, Chersonesus258
Specimens 7 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Chersonesus, State Museum, Inv. 14/2 = Anokhin, Chersonesus 258, pl. XVII
2     L: 1929-10-13-350
3     ✸ L: 1929-10-13-355, reverse with traces of silver cover
4     P: 20 (9)
5     P: 20 (10), authenticity doubtful: cast of coin with tooled obverse legend
6     B: (Löbb)
7     C: Leake 3545, European Greece, p. 34.15, worn, attribution to this type not entirely certain