RPC IV.3, 6225 (temporary)


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6225 (temporary)
Province Galatia
Region Galatia
City Ancyra
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Reign of Antoninus Pius or Marcus Aurelius
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤΕΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, right
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ(Π) ΑΝΚΥΡΑ(Ϲ)
Reverse design Mên standing, facing, head, left, wearing Phrygian cap, holding patera; behind his shoulders, crescent
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Reference Arslan A9–A10
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Private coll. A.E. Geyikdagi 30 = Arslan A9, pl. 1.5, struck on too large a flan
2 2     Private coll. A.E. Geyikdagi 11 = Arslan A10, pl. 1.5
3 3     B: 28624/3 (struck on too large a flan)
4 4     ✸ B: 1914/720 Prowe III, 2374, struck on too large a flan
5 5     vA 6141, struck on too large a flan