RPC IV.3, 6281 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6281 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Seleucia
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ [ΚΑΙ Τ?] ΑΙΛ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝ[ΟϹ ϹΕ][
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, left
Reverse inscription ΖΕΥϹ ΚΑϹΙοϹ ϹΕΛΕΥΚΕΩΝ ΠΙΕΡΙΑϹ and numeral letter Β or Γ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing sacred stone of Zeus Kasios; surmounting pediment, eagle; in upper right field, star
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Reference BMC 47
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 47, pl. XXXIII.4 (rev.)
2 2     NY: 1953.171.1580, obverse legend obscure
3 3     V: GR 21836