RPC IV.1, 3912 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3912 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Hadrianopolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Magistrate C. Iulius Commodus Orfitianus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Dating c. 154/5
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ Τ ΑΙ ΑΔΡΙ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΗΓΕ ΙΟV ΚΟΜΜΟΔ(ΟV) ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design galley with six rowers and helmsman, r.; on stern, two standards
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 12
Reference Jurukova 13–15, BMC 2, Varbanov II, 3175 and 3177
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 2 = Jurukova 13, pl. 2, cast at the Griechishes Münzwerk, Berlin
2 2     Sofia: 3392 Jurukova 14, pl. 2
3 3     SNG Evelpidis 941 = Jurukova 15, pl. 2