RPC IV.3, 6207 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6207 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Trachea
City Diocaesarea
Reign Antoninus Pius
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Reign of Antoninus Pius
Obverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Obverse design draped bust of Hermes (head assimilated to portrait of Marcus Aurelius as Caesar), r.; to l., caduceus
Reverse inscription ΔΙΟΚΑΙϹΑΡƐΩΝ (or ΔΙΟΚƐϹΑΡ)
Reverse design vine-branch with bunch of grapes and two leaves
Metal Æ
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 3.64 g
Axis 7, 12
Reference Staffieri, Diocaesarea 8, Cop 127
Specimens 11

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Levante 666 = Staffieri, Diocaesarea 8, pl. I.10
2     ✸ B: (Fox)
3     B: Fox, reverse legend ΔΙΟΚƐСΑΡ only
4     Cop: 127, obverse legend mostly obscure
5     Winterthur
6     Private coll. E. Levante, cast made of lead, 3.20g = G.M. Staffieri, QT 16 (1987), 240, no. 8a, illustrated
7     Ziegler, Sammlungen, 379, pl. 18
8     Private coll. CGT
9    
10     Leeds-UL: 955
11     NBS WA 14, 28 Aug. 2022, lot 365