RPC IV.1, 4561 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4561 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Topirus
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 ΑΥ Κ Τ ΑΙ ΑΔΡΙ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝοϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΙΟV ΚΟΜΟΔΟV ΤΟΠ(Ɛ)ΙΡ(Ɛ)ΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design nude Heracles seated on rock covered with lion skin, l., resting r. arm on club, resting l. arm on rock
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 7.14 g
Axis 5, 6, 12
Reference BMC 4
Specimens 14

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 4
2     ✸ P: 1430
3     Mu: 1b (acc. 25369)
4     NY: 1944.100.16467
5     NY: 1944.100.16469
6     NY: 1944.100.16470
7     NY: 1944.100.16468
8     NY: 1953.171.164
9     V: GR 9065
10     Yale: ex PRF
11     Bern: Righetti 311
12     Private coll., Baton Rouge
13     Helios Numismatik 7 (12/12/2011), 549
14     Freiburg: 13747