RPC IV.1, 4158 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4158 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Bizya
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Magistrate Lucius Pompei. Vopiscus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ Τ ΑΙ ΑΔΡΙ ΑИΤΩИΕΙИΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription ΗΓ[Ε?] Λ ΠοΜΠο ΟVΟΠΕΙϹΚΟV ΒΙΖVΗИΩИ
Reverse design monumental city gate: wall section with closed gate between two round towers; entire wall decorated with galleries of arches; on top, quadriga, l., between two other figures(?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Reference Jurukova, Bizye
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     MMAG 47 (1972), 436 = Price-Trell, p. 223, fig. 497 (rev.)
2     Freeman & Sear Mail Bid Sale 6 (06/10/2000), 371
3     ✸ Demos Auctions 10 (14/05/2022), 437