RPC IV.1, 5879 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5879 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ Τ ΑΙ ΑΔΡ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription VΓƐΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΑϹΚΛΗΠΙΩ ΝΙΚΑΙƐΙϹ
Reverse design to l., Hygieia standing, r., feeding serpent from patera; in centre, Asclepius standing, facing, head, l., holding serpent-staff; to r., Telesphorus standing, facing
Metal Æ
Average diameter 43 mm
Axis 7
Reference Rec 84
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Prowe I, 1195, pl. VI, cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
2 2     B: (Löbb)