RPC IV.1, 3949 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3949 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Perinthus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Magistrate C. Iulius Commodus Orfitianus (legatus Augusti pro praetore provinciae Thraciae)
Dating c. 154/5
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ Τ ΑΙΛΙ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΗΓ[Ε Ι] ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟV ΠΕΡΙΝΘΙΩΝ
Reverse design veiled Demeter standing, facing, holding torch in each hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 15.75 g
Reference Schönert, Perinthos 392
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Bucharest-IA: 62/1292 (ex coll. A. Soutzo) Schönert, Perinthos 392, pl. 21 (rev.), cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin