RPC IV.3, 6326 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6326 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑVΤΟΚ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒΑϹ ƐVϹƐ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝƐΑϹ ΠΟΛƐⲰϹ ϹVΡΙΑϹ ΠΑΛΑΙϹΤΙ[Ν]ΗϹ
Reverse design Mount Gerizim with two peaks; between, ravine with sloping roadway; l. peak with temple in perspective and steep stairway with shrines attached; r. peak with shrine on top and trees at base; before Mount Gerizim, colonnade
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 25.66 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 21
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 21, pl. V.14 (rev.), authenticity doubtful: cast?
2     P: 146, obverse legend heavily tooled, ΑVΤΟΚ [ΚΑΙСΑΡ] ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟС СƐΒ ƐVС
3     B: 1901/983
4     Lanz 112 (25/11/2002), 517