RPC IV.1, 4901 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4901 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Paphlagonia
City Amastris
Reign Uncertain
Issue Second century AD
Obverse inscription (obverse legend obscure)
Obverse design veiled and draped female bust (head assimilated to portrait of Faustina II), r. on crescent; in field, 4 stars
Reverse inscription ΑΜΑϹΤΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design radiate-headed and draped bust of Helios, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 15 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 30 corr.
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 521 Rec 30, pl. XVIII.30
2 2     ✸ Private coll. = D. Martinez Chico, Escaso bronce de Amastris (Paflagonia, Bitinia- Ponto) hallado en Cespedosa de Tormes (Salamanca), Homenatge al Dr. Miquel de Crusafont I Sabater, Acta Numismatica 52, 2022 pp. 181-186.