RPC IV.3, 4968 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 4968 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Trachea
City Cestrus
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Reign of Antoninus Pius or Marcus Aurelius
Obverse inscription ΦΑVϹΤƐΙΝΑ ϹƐΒΑϹΤ (Αs with curved crossbar)
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ΚƐϹΤΡΗΝⲰΝ
Reverse design Tyche standing, l., wearing kalathos, holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 4.85 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Levante, Kestros 10–14
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 1, pl. X.16 (rev.)
2     B: (Löbb) ZfN 17 (1890), pl. II.5
3     Ziegler, Sammlungen, 186, pl. 9, private coll., Duisburg
4     Levante 470
5     P: 413b SNG 688
6     Private coll. CGT = Savoca Numismatik 12 (22/01/2017), 416
7     ✸ Private coll. CGT = Papillon Numismatic 8 (19/09/2021), 853