RPC IV.1, 4908 (temporary)

 

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4908 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Paphlagonia
City Amastris
Reign Uncertain
Issue Second century AD
Obverse inscription ΟΜΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Homer, right
Reverse inscription ΠΑΡΘΕΝΙΟϹ ΑΜΑϹΤΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design river-god Parthenios reclining, left, holding olive-branch and cornucopia, resting on water-urn(?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Reference Rec 40a
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ex Grand Duc coll.