RPC IV.1, 5588 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5588 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΝΤΩΝ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΔΗΜΗΤ ΝΕΙΚΟ
Reverse design veiled Demeter standing, l., holding two ears of corn and long torch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 3.40 g
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference Rec 50(1), BMC 12–13
Specimens 21

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 12, obverse legend with ligature, ΑΝΤΩ{Ν Κ}ΑΙСΑΡ СƐΒ, reverse lightly tooled
2     L: BMC 13
3     L: 1897-1-4-32 (ex coll. Bunbury)
4     L: 1913-10-10-1, obverse legend with ligature, ΑΝΤΩ{Ν Κ}ΑΙСΑΡ СƐΒ
5     P: 1287, not illustrated in Rec
6     B: I-B
7     B: Löbb, obverse legend with ligature, ΑΝΤΩ{Ν Κ}ΑΙСΑΡ СƐΒ
8     Mu: 10
9     Mu: 10a
10     NY: 1944.100.42286
11     NY: 1970.142.284
12     V: GR 15765, both legends with signs of tooling
13     V: GR 15766
14     ✸ Yale: ex PRF Lanz 92 (04/06/1999), 637, pl. 25
15     C McClean III, 7512, pl. 275.5
16     O
17     C: Leake 7940, Suppl., p. 74.10 as 'Caracalla'
18     Private coll., Baton Rouge
19     Private coll. Tom Mullally
20     Private coll. Tom Mullally
21     Private coll. Frans Diederik