RPC IV.1, 4557 (temporary)


Image of specimen #5


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4557 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Plotinopolis
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Reign of Antoninus Pius or Marcus Aurelius
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤΕΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, right
Reverse inscription ΠΛΩΤΕΙΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design veiled Demeter standing, left, holding poppy(?) and two ears of corn (over lighted altar) and long torch
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Reference BMC 4
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: BMC 4
2 2     V: GR 9061
3 3     E.J. Waddell 1 (09/12/1982), 43
4 4     G: I, 445, no. 1 SNG I, no. 904, reverse with altar
5 5     ✸ Private coll. H.J. Pfeiffer, reverse with altar