RPC IV.2, 629 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 629 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Pitane
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Faustina II (under Antoninus Pius or Marcus Aurelius): Group 1
Dating c. 152-176
Obverse inscription ΦΑVϹΤΙΝΑ ϹƐΒΑϹΤ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ΠΙΤΑΝΑΙΩΝ
Reverse design Amazon standing, l., holding patera and double axe
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 4.03 g
Axis 6, 11
Reference BMC 20
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 20
2     Weber 5241
3     Falghera 1034 = Schulten 23 (20/10/1988), 750
4     ✸ B: 18261474, 1882/121
5     Wendt-Numismatica 17 (22/06/1977), coll. Hollschek, 524, pl. 15, obverse as 'Faustina I'